Tomato Day at Hendersonville Farmers Market

Saturday, August 22, 2020

The Hendersonville Farmers Market will celebrate Tomato Day on Saturday, August 22, as the peak of the tomato crop descends upon Western North CarolinaShoppers are invited to vote for the most unique tomato in a tomato beauty pageant and spin prize wheel for a chance to win a free tomato! Recipe cards will be available for handout with curated recipes using tomatoes and other special ingredients from market vendors. Shoppers can also expect live music, as well as the local favorite Tommy Tomato adorned in a tomato costume. 

About 30 vendors will be present at the market on Tomato Day, several of which will be offering an abundant variety of tomatoes. With an expansive selection including slicing varietiesSan Marzano paste varieties, and even experimental varieties ranging almost all colors and sizes imaginableTomato Day is sure to be a show! Other products at the market range from locally grown produce and meatfresh coffee, baked goods, cut flowers, plants, artisan crafts and hot tamales. 

Hendersonville Farmers Market has taken the SafeHendo pledge and will requires all who enter the market to wear face masks.  

The Hendersonville Farmers Market is coordinated and managed by the City of Hendersonville’s Downtown Program & Friends of Downtown Hendersonville organization and volunteersFor more information, contact Market Manager Meredith Friedheim at or 828-233-3205 or visit 

Hendersonville Farmers Market Web Page

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