Every day on the last day of August, the overripe harvest is made into a people salad.
Thousands hurl tomatoes at world's biggest food fight in Spain. On the last Wednesday of August, thousands of people celebrate Tomatina in Buñol, Spain, where 100 tons of tomatoes are hurled at one another. Tomatina is a decades-old tradition.
It's not wonder Frank Schilling doesn't own Tomatina.com as it's just the type of global stage he sees wider than most others but the honor since 1996 has gone to a chain of Silicon Valley Pizza restaurants until expiry in October. Will they renew or jump the shark to Geek dot Pizza and finally let the world's biggest food fight have its just domain as an upgrade from Tomatina.es/en/
Anthony Mason reports. (or click in the video box corner to bring full screen)