presented by Slow Food Columbia and Sustainable Midlands
Join Columbia’s progressive food community for a family-friendly, midsummer’s evening event with a free heirloom tomato tasting, live music, high quality food + drink vendors, tomato bobbing, tomato potluck, homegrown tomato contest, and old time festival fun!
The Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival Sunday July 15, 2012 5pm-9pm $10 advance $15 gate $20 “Supporter” ticket & covered dish grants access to special VIP tomato potluck at 4pm. Kids 12/under free with adult $5 early advance discount $5 level sold out, thank you! City Roots urban farm 1005 Airport Blvd, Columbia SC 29205 Free parking
Slow Food Columbia is one of 200+ Slow Food USA chapters, located in Columbia, South Carolina. Our mission is to support the movement behind GOOD, CLEAN and FAIR foodways in the Midlands and beyond. Our convivium hosts workshops, potlucks and other events throughout the year to celebrate local + seasonal flavors; to showcase the culinary talents of our region's chefs, farmers, + artisan producers; to strengthen connections between members of our local food community; and to educate the public about the importance of knowing where your food comes from.