La Tomatina is a celerbration in the village of Buñol in the Spanish province of Valencia. It is an annually returning tomato fight on the last Wednesday of August.
The tomato fight is a boost for the Spanish farmers to earn something extra of the tomatoes that would otherwise rotten away. For the inhabitants the hour lasting tomato fight is a boost to let go of all stress and emotions of the previous year. The event always attracts a lot of tourists.