If you live in an apartment in Columbia, SC you can enjoy the 4th Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival, Saturday, July 20, from 4pm-9pm at City Roots Urban Farm.
The Columbia Tasty Tomato Feast celebrates local tomatoes at 17 of Columbia’s finest local restaurants. During the feast, you can taste delicious locally grown tomatoes offered in dishes by local chefs. Discover the restaurants and their Tasty Tomato specials on the Feast Calendar at tastytomatofestival.com
Continuing in the tradition of old-time festival fun, programming for this year’s Tasty Tomato Festival includes a free heirloom tomato tasting, live music, local food and drink, and tomato bobbing.
New this year! Our stage is bigger and better featuring live music from a great lineup of Blue Grass Bands:
The Hackensaw Boys, The Packway Handle Band, Playing on the Planet, Stillhouse, Jackaroe and Tom Hall & The Plowboys!
Several local restaurants will offer great food and we are pleased to announce that Columbia’s own Conquest Brewery will serve four different brews including an exclusive surprise! A big new splash this year: our dunking booth! Nominate the people you love to love and those you love to hate to sit on the dunking booth.
This year Sustainable Midlands, a champion of our local food system and festival founder, is partnering with the Rosewood Merchants Association to produce this celebration of the tomato season.
Band Line-up, new this year! Our stage is bigger and better featuring music from a great lineup of Blue Grass Bands :
Jackaroe 4 – 4:40 pm
Stillhouse 5 – 5:40 pm
Playing on the Planet 6 – 6:40 pm
The Packway Handle Band 7 – 7:40 pm
The Hackensaw Boys 8 – 9 pm
More information - tastytomatofestival.com/