Mark your calendars for the 2019 Tomato Festival set for August 15-18th, 2019!
No event is more associated with Pittston than it’s world-famous Tomato Festival!
Over fifty thousand people will attend the four-day event that has been touted as one of the best festivals in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Delicious food, a variety of live entertainment, a parade, 5K run, games, rides, arts and crafts, bingo and of course home-grown Pittston tomatoes keep bringing an enthusiastic crowd to the festival year after year.
The Pittston Tomato Festival Tomato Fights will be held on Saturday, August 18th at 1:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Cooper’s on the Waterfront Restaurant, 304 Kennedy Blvd., Pittston. The entry fee is $10 – Tshirts are $10 – which includes use of protective eye goggles. All proceeds will benefit local charities. Participants must register at Cooper’s Waterfront.