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The Flying Tomato Smash & Bash

The Flying Tomato Smash & BashSaturday, February 11, 12pm – Tobacco Road, 626 South Miami Avenue, Miami

No need to travel to Spain for La Tomatina Tomato Fight Festival; Miami’s Oldest Bar, Tobacco Road is bringing it to Brickell! On Saturday, February 11th festivities will begin at 12 noon with food & drink specials, and of course a dump truck delivery of 25,000 tomatoes, ripe for flying through the air. For those less brave or unwilling to get sauced, a safety zone will be set up for spectators to enjoy all the action. Every year since 1957 1,000’s of people join together in Bunol, Spain to participate in the traditional La Tomatina festival. Around 150,000 tomatoes, which equals out to be over 90,000 pounds are smashed and participants from all over the world begin this crazy traditional Tomato fight that lasts an hour long.
Party Starts at 12:00 pm
Registration at 3:30 pm
Tomato Fight at 4:00 pm
Participants $10 and Spectators FREE!