The annual festival of tomato fight in Spain

The annual festival of tomato fight in Spain

The annual festival of tomato fights (Tomatina), this year, as in previous years was held in the last week of August in the East of Spain.

On Wednesday, 125 tons of ripe tomatoes with truck in the village, “Bonovl” was brought near Valencia. More than 22 thousand people that many of them had come from other countries to the village,
For a time by throwing tomatoes and wallow in it have fun and celebrate.The festival inspired of the same battle among children in the region in 1945. Now called as the world’s biggest food fight.And each year attracts thousands of tourists to East Spain.

Men throw tomatoes at each other, during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, 50 kilometers outside Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. The streets of an eastern Spanish town are awash with red pulp as thousands of people pelt each other with tomatoes in the annual "Tomatina" battle that has become a major tourist attraction. At the annual fiesta in Bunol on Wednesday, trucks dumped 125 tons of ripe tomatoes for some 22,000 participants, many from abroad to throw during the hour-long morning festivities. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

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