No need to register or even RSVP -- just show up at Newsday headquarters (235 Pinelawn Rd., Melville)  at 7 p.m. Friday with your biggest, heaviest homegrown tomato. Then sit back and enjoy an evening of facts, fun and tips from your tomato-growing Long Island comrades while I  weigh your tomato.

Winner gets crowned Long Island Tomato King or Queen for 2010 and gets featured in a Newsday article.