Join Us August 16th-19th for the 2018 Pittston Tomato Festival!

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.

Stay up to date by checking out the Tomato Festival’s website

2018 Pittston Tomato Festival Schedule

Thursday, August 16th
5 p.m. Festival Opens
6 p.m. Opening Ceremony
6:30-7:00 p.m. Windfall
7:30-8:15 p.m. Fab 3
8:45-10:15 p.m. Old Friends

Friday, August 17th
5:30-6:30 p.m. The Music Room
7:00-8:15 p.m. The Sperazza Band
9:00-11:00 p.m. Sweet Pepper &The Long Hots

Saturday, August 18th
2:30-3:15 p.m. Phyllis Hopkins Electric Trio
3:45-4:30 p.m. Fuzzy Park Band
5:30-7:00 p.m. The Poets
7:45-8:45 p.m. Billy Kelly-Story Tellers (Buoys-Jerry-Kelly Band-Dakota)
9:00-11:00 p.m. Flaxy Morgan

Sunday, August 19th
1:00-1:30 Beth
2:00-2:45 Danny Argo
3:15-4:00 MIZ
4:30-5:30 3 Imaginary Boys
6:15-7:15 Tonys Jam Band
8:00-9:00 Dani-elle