Tomadah Paradah to include 5K Fun Run


The sixth annual Tomadah Paradah will again feature a running component with the Tomato 5K Race Aug. 15 at Wilmington College’s Academic Farm, 1594 Fife Ave.

The event is in conjunction with the annual “Parade of Tomatoes” at which, from 5 to 7 p.m., more than 100 varieties of tomatoes and other summer vegetables will be on display.

Race registration at the farm runs from 4:45 to 5:15 p.m. with the run starting at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $5. Prizes will be awarded for the top three male and female runners, in addition to the first 50 entrants receiving a participation memento.