10 of the Strangest Festivals From Around the World

Today marks the 70th anniversary of La Tomatina, the famous tomato-throwing festival in Buñol, Spain. La Tomatina began in 1945 but didn’t become an official event until twelve years later. Today, about 30,000 people attend the festival, which begins at around 11 am on the last Wednesday of August. Traditionally, the tomato fight can only … Read more