FesTomato!A Celebration of Jersey Tomatoes
Hosted at Ironbound Farm
Saturday, August 12 2023
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Rain or Shine
Back for the 5th year in a row, join NOFA NJ for an afternoon of tomato-lovin’ fun at Ironbound Farm in Asbury, NJ.
This event is FREE and open to the public. Reservations required to dine at the Ciderhouse. Special menu items and beverages available a la carte. Be sure to review Ironbound Farm’s Pet policy before bringing pets of any kind.
Feature Activities include:
NOFA NJ: All day tomato tasting (50+ Varieties!) Sourced from local NJ farms, sample varieties of cherry, plum, heirloom, and classic red Jersey tomatoes to find your favorite!
Live Music All Day: Ruby West (1PM), Black Radish (2:30 PM), Tony and the Trees (4PM), and Nick Dunbar and the Sad Cowboys (6PM)
- Silent Auction with a wide array of fun gifts and goodies
- Garden Consultation with the Organic Garden Doctor
- Tarot Card Readings with Rhonda Allin
- Kids Face Painting
Vendor Marketplace featuring local farms and partner organizations, including:
- Outdoor Equity Alliance
- Raritan Headwaters Association
- Neshanic Valley Beekeepers
- North Jersey Resource Conservation & Development
- Rolling Harvest Food Rescue
- Wildspawn Mushrooms
- USDA Farm Service Agency
- The Paul Robeson House of Princeton
- New Jersey Fibershed Association
- Cream of the Pop
Mark your calendar and bring your taste buds!
Many thanks to our 2022 Festomato! partners, Ironbound Farm, situated on 108 beautiful acres in Asbury, Hunterdon County, NJ. Using organic and regenerative farming practices, the Team at Ironbound Farm are committed to growing high-quality products and creating memorable and engaging food experiences for all. Check out their website to view upcoming events, reserve a table in the tasting room, and sign up for their newsletter today!