7TH ANNUAL TOMATO ROMP!
WISCONSIN'S ONLY TOMATO FESTIVAL
Saturday, Sept. 14th 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
East Side Business Improvement District
Get down to the East Side for a day of Tomato Romping, where you can eat, drink and throw tomatoes in one of the most energetic neighborhoods in Milwaukee.
This year we are offering advanced ticket sales to this popular East Side event, which usually sells out on same-day registration.
$20 BLOODY MARY CHALLENGE: 14 East Side establishments are in the running for the annual 'Best Bloody Mary' Challenge. Your ticket allows you to partake in sampling all 14 versions along with a small chaser. You will cast your ballot to help choose this year's winner. -Must be 21 or over-
$10 TOMATO FIGHT: This is your ticket to don a pair of goggles, get in a cage with 8,000 lbs of tomatoes and 400 like-minded foes and to throw, squish, dance and splatter in America's first Rotten Tomato Fight, now in its 7th year. When you're done, you'll be directed to a wash station and receive a Tomato Romp t-shirt. Proceeds of the Tomato Romp Fight are donated to organizations that help fight hunger.
Note: This advanced combo package requires that you are 21 and over and you must present ID at the Will-Call booth.
OTHER TOMATO ROMP ACTIVITIES
* East Side Green Market Tomato Harvest Version w/live music
* Tomato 'Chomp' Crawl - East Side food establishments are ready to serve up special tomato dishes to help celebrate Tomato Romp. Tickets required through Milwaukee Food Tours.
*Tomato Art In Action -Plein Air Artist station
*Tomato Fighter Costume Contest & Sidewalk March To Fight
TOMATO ROMP SCHEDULE
Bloody Mary Challenge & Tomato Fight Will-Call Booth
Opens at 10 a.m. near Beans & Barley 1901 E. North Ave
East Side Green Market 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Tomato Chomp Crawl 11 a.m- 6 p.m.
Bloody Mary Challenge 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Cast Bloody Mary Challenge Ballots by 3 p.m.
Tomato Fighter Late Check Ins: 3 p.m.
Sidewalk Dance Over To Fight with Samba Unit 3:30 p.m.
(Wisconsin Conservatory of Music)
TOMATO FIGHT Opening Ceremony 4 p.m.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Maglio & Co, Skyy Vodka, Milwaukee Brewing Company, Wisconsin Educator's Credit Union, Milwaukee Food Tours, Whole Foods, 102.1FM, OnMilwaukee.com
East North Avenue (View)
1901 E. North Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53202