Hanover Tomato Festival

Held annually on the 2nd Saturday in July, the Hanover Tomato Festival is a free, family-oriented event with live musical entertainment, rides, games, a petting zoo, over 200 vendors, delicious tomato dishes, the crowning of Little Miss and Tiny Miss Tomato, Hanover Tomatoes and much more. The event is held at beautiful Pole Green Park and is a traditional celebration to promote the Hanover Community and features the famous Hanover Tomato. 


8996 Pole Green Park Ln.
Mechanicsville, VA 23116   Map It

Sponsor Recruitment

The 2015 sponsor packets will be available December 15, 2014.
Browse the sponsorship options and benefits for 2015. With a price-point investment for every budget and interest, there is a level for every sponsor to be involved.


Do you or your business have unique crafts or specialty items that you'd like to showcase in front of 35,000 people? The Tomato Festival is looking for artisans that want to highlight their unique craftsmanship. 
The 2015 vendor packets will be available December 15, 2014.


The entertainment stage, presented by the E.J. Wade Foundation will have a full lineup of musicians, ceremony's and bands. The 2015 schedule will be highlighted here so you can plan your visit and enjoy your day around fantastic entertainment performances. 

Children's Activities

At the Tomato Festival, children can expect: rides, a petting zoo and free community partner booths highlighting activities and fun for all ages.