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The Hanover Tomato Festival returns in 2022!Hanover Tomato Festival Logo

This free, outdoor family and pet-friendly festival returns to Pole Green Park in Mechanicsville. In addition to select agriculture, handcraft and artisan vendors and Bow Wow Beach (Saturday Only) there will be delicious Hanover Tomatoes for purchase, tasting and Hanover Tomato-focused cuisine.

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Friday July 15, 5:00PM - 9:00PM

  • Pizza Race
  • Dance to the popular InsideOut band
  • Watch (or run) the pizza obstacle race/relay
  • Shop the handcraft and agriculture vendors 
  • Grab a delicious bite to eat and taste some Hanover Tomatoes!  

Hanover CREW Foundation will be supporting the Hanover Tomato Festival on Friday evening by providing beer sales to attendees over the age of 21, with ID. 


Saturday July 16, 9:00AM - 1:00PM

A day filled with fun for the whole family!

  • Bow Wow Beach
  • Tomato eating contest
  • Tomato scavenger hunt 
  • Craft, game and interactive activity stations for children 
  • Handcraft and agriculture vendors, food vendors and Hanover Tomatoes

Pole Green Park

8996 Pole Green Park Lane, Mechanicsville, VA 23116    Map It

InsideOut Band


A 12 piece high energy show band playing the best variety of dance music from many genres and eras.  InsideOut Band features 4 vocalist up front, a dynamic 4 piece horn section and a powerful rhythm section. InsideOut Band gets the party started and dancing from start to finish. Don't miss the show! 

InsideOut Band