Wednesday, August 27, 2008
The Victoria area may have its own tomato fight with the Tom-Tom celebration in Yoakum, but that pales beside a massive food fight in Europe. The world's most famous food fight takes place in Valencia, Spain, on the third Wednesday in August. Tens of thousands gather to chunk tomatoes at each other for a long time. It's a good-natured sort of goofiness and sounds like fun if you happened to be in Spain in August. To read about the Tomatina, click here.