Great Tomato Festival
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
North Dakota State Fair Center 2005 Burdick Expy E, Minot, North Dakota 58701
This classic community fundraising event was established in 1989 by Jeff and Peggy Miller. It has become the annual end of summer gourmet picnic to attend! The menu consists of smoked pork chops cooked to perfection by master chefs, a top secret recipe of roasted tomatoes stuffed with rice, along with chips and salsa, tomato and cucumber salad, beer batter bread and brownies.
The evening also includes entertainment by the Dakota Dixie Jazz Band and Minot Symphony Orchestra Musicians, creative tomato displays, a social hour serving tomato hors d’oeuvres, and an amazing silent auction.