The annual Grainger County Tomato Festival starts this week in Rutledge, TN. Go here for more details.
Tentative Festival Calendar and Schedule
Free Admission, Free Parking,
Food, Fun, Crafts & Demonstrations
Antique Engines, Civil War Encampment, (beside the Art Show), National Guard
Fresh Grainger County Tomatoes & Produce for Sale
Friday, July 24, 2009
Dealer Setup - 8AM until ??
Early Shopping - Noon until ??
Art Show Entries due by 5 PM - Rutledge Elementary (Old Middle School)
"Grainger County Opree" - 7PM. Ticket required.
Saturday, July 25, 2009
5K Fun Run 7:30 AM
Festival Opens - 9 AM
Tomato Festival - 9 AM through 9 PM
Art & Humanities Show - 9 AM through 7 PM - in the Middle School
Ridge Runners Tomato Festival Car Show 9 AM - 4 PM -
Children's Activities 10 AM through 6 PM
****The Famous Tomato Wars 10 AM**** - Behind Vo-Tech Building
Live Music & Dancing 9 AM through 6 PM Stage 1 & 2
Sunday, July 26, 2009
Sunday Morning Vesper Service - 10 AM - Civil War Worship
Art & Humanities Show - Middle School - Noon through 5 PM
Live Music 12 PM through 5 PM
Children's Activities Noon through 5 PM