This Saturday, September 12, stop on by McKinley Park from 8am-1pm to taste what’s in season from local farmers, learn about the different varieties of heirloom tomatoes and more. Starting at 10am you can taste all the different tomato varieties on hand, and then take the opportunity to vote on your favorite tomatoes in 5 categories, ranging from taste to beauty.
Additionally, there will be live entertainment and games for all ages, as well as tomato-inspired specialty foods from farmers’ market vendors. Attendees can also participate in the Best Salsa Competition for the chance to win a grand prize gift basket and farmers’ market gift certificate. For more information and to enter, call (916) 484-7000 or go to www.bemoneysmartusa.org.