The 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival began in August 2012, the Dorchester County Historical Society held its first Tomato Festival on the grounds of the local Elks lodge in Cambridge, Maryland.
While the setting was lovely, it was obvious that this event needed room to grow.
The following year, the festival moved to The Vienna Waterfront in Cambridge, Maryland, on the banks of the beautiful Nanticoke River, and a tradition was born.
Come out for this family friendly, all day event that will entertain, enlighten, feed and delight.
Entertainment from music to children’s games and a barnyard petting zoo, heritage demonstrators, vendors and great food will keep you busy for hours.
A full schedule of events will include the Mayor’s Challenge Tomato Race, Peach Pit Spitting Contest, Watermelon Eating Contest, the Great Tomato Wars and more!!
2014 Great Eastern Tomato Festival is a fairly new Maryland Tomato Festival in an area where the Tomato presence is Historic.
The 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival is held every year in August, the peak of the Maryland Tomato Season.
Following are the date, times and location of the 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival.
FESTIVAL DATE: August, 23 Noon until?
LOCATION: 1003 Greenway Drive
Cambridge, Maryland 21613
Fed up and just want to let if fly? Then get ready for the 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato War!
For more information go to the Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival Website.
Run there!, Drive there!, Fly there, Just get there!
The 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival is a little over 1 1/2 hours away from both Baltimore MD and Washington DC.
Be sure to check both cities for the best fares.
Flying in? A rental car is necessary, but will open up the scope of your adventure.
No matter where you are coming from, there are quality Hotels, guest houses and B&B's everywhere. Staying in the Chesapeake area is the best choice for great accommodations. Be sure to check the hotel map to assure best proximity to the Festival.
A trip in to the 2014 Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival opens up some interesting ideas for a weekender trip.
Go west for a little American History in the Washington DC area, to the Maryland Shore Beaches for a little Sun & Fun or hang out in the Festival area for some outrageous seafood. Whatever you choose this is a great area for an end of Summer week long adventure
Enjoy this Year's great selection of Tomato Festivals