Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce - Event Information
Seed Savers Exchange: Free Tomato Tasting
Community Event Tourism
Sample dozens of open-pollinated heirloom tomatoes—including favorites and rare varieties from SSE’s seed bank—at our annual FREE Tomato Tasting event. Attend demonstrations, judge a salsa contest, and celebrate fall in our beautiful gardens.
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Seed Savers Exchange 3074 North Winn Rd Decorah, IA 52101
The annual free Tomato Tasting event includes favorites and rare varieties from Seed Savers Exchange's seed bank.
Attend demonstrations, judge a salsa contest, and celebrate fall in our beautiful gardens.
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Hayrides (last hayride goes out at 4:15 pm)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tomato Tasting
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Salsa Contest
1:30 pm Tomato Garden Tour & Trellis Talk: With SSE's Assistant Curator, Steffen Mirsky
2:30 pm Recreating Classic Tomato Recipes: A Cooking Demonstration with SSE's Evaluation Technician, Norah Hummel
3:30 pm Tomato Seed Processing Tour & Demo: Walk with SSE staff to view a large scale tomato processing machine in action, then settle down under the canopy to walk through the steps for an at-home gardener.