Date(s) - 31/08/2016
Buñol, Valencia, Spain
La Tomatina is an annual Event held in Buñol, Valencia, Spain, on August 31st 2016. Each on the last Wednesday in August participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for entertainment purposes. I bet you’ve already seen plenty Pictures of people covered in red tomatoes from this iconic event.
Rules of La Tomatina
The city council follows a short list of instructions for the safety of the participants and the festival:
- The tomatoes have to be squashed before throwing to avoid injuries.
- No other projectiles except tomatoes are allowed.
- Participants have to make way for trucks and lorries.
- After the second shot indicative of ending the tomato hurl, no tomatoes should be thrown.
Event: La Tomatina 2016 in Buñol, Valencia, Spain
Date: August 31st 2016
More Information: http://tomatina.info/en/