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Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La (Credit: Getty Images)

Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La Tomatina festival, the world's biggest tomato fight in Bunol, Spain. More than 45,000 people from all over the world descended on the small Valencian town to participate in the festival, with the local town hall estimating that over 100 tons of rotten and over-ripe tomatoes were thrown.
(Aug. 25, 2010)

2010 Tomatina food fight in Spain

Tens of thousands of revelers took to the streets of Bunol, Spain, on August 25, 2010, for the 65th annual Tomatina fight and pelted each other with 100 tons of tomatoes.

Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La
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Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La Tomatina festival, the world's biggest tomato fight in Bunol, Spain. More than 45,000 people from all over the world descended on the small Valencian town to participate in the festival, with the local town hall estimating that over 100 tons of rotten and over-ripe tomatoes were thrown.
(Aug. 25, 2010)

Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La
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Revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during La Tomatina festival, the world's biggest tomato fight in Bunol, Spain. More than 45,000 people from all over the world descended on the small Valencian town to participate in the festival, with the local town hall estimating that over 100 tons of rotten and over-ripe tomatoes were thrown.
(Aug. 25, 2010)

A reveler who became sick is carried through
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A reveler who became sick is carried through the crowd during the world's biggest tomato fight at La Tomatina festival on in Bunol, Spain.
(Aug. 25, 2010)

A girl plays with tomato pulp during the
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A girl plays with tomato pulp during the annual Tomatina tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain.
(Aug. 26, 2009)

One Tomatina festival participant appears to be swimming
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One Tomatina festival participant appears to be swimming in tomato paste at the annual event in Bunol, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

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Tomatina (tomato fight) in the town of Bunol
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Tomatina (tomato fight) in the town of Buñol in the Valencia region of Spain

A girl gets a lift after taking part
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A girl gets a lift after taking part in the Tomatina festival in Bunol. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A girl is carried away after taking part
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A girl is carried away after taking part in the Tomatina festival in Bunol. (Aug. 26, 2009)

It's a melee at the Tomatina Food Festival
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It's a melee at the Tomatina Food Festival in Bunol, Spain. (Aug. 28, 2009)

A bucket full of tomato paste is the
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A bucket full of tomato paste is the weapon of choice during the "Tomatina" food festival in Bunol, Valencia, in the southeastern region of Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

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Revelers prepare to get pelted with tomatoes during
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Revelers prepare to get pelted with tomatoes during the Tomatina festival in Bunol. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A man takes a swim in tomato pulp
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A man takes a swim in tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "Tomatina" tomato
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Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Revelers react during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight
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Revelers react during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "Tomatina" tomato
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Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

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People are seen throwing tomatoes during the "Tomatina"
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People are seen throwing tomatoes during the "Tomatina" food festival in Bunol, Valencia. The festival is held on the last Wednesday of August. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "tomatina" tomato
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Revelers throw tomatoes during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. Bunol's town hall estimated more than 40,000 people, some from as far away as Japan and Australia, took up arms Wednesday with 100 tons of tomatoes in the yearly food fight now in its 64th year. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Revelers react during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight
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Revelers react during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A woman takes shelter in the doorway of
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A woman takes shelter in the doorway of a house as revelers pelt each other with tomatoes during the world's biggest tomato fight at La Tomatina festival in Bunol, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A man sits in tomato pulp at the
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A man sits in tomato pulp at the end of the world's biggest tomato fight at La Tomatina festival in Bunol, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A woman plays with tomato pulp during the
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A woman plays with tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Men convered in tomato juice are pictured during
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Men convered in tomato juice are pictured during the "Tomatina", a traditional festival where people throw tomatoes at each other.

Women covered in tomato juice smile during the
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Women covered in tomato juice smile during the "Tomatina", a traditional festival where people throw tomatoes at each other in Bunol, Spain, some 300 km east of Madrid.

A young man lays in tomato juice as
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A young man lays in tomato juice as an older man looks on during the "Tomatina", a traditional festival where people throw tomatoes at each other.

A reveleler does a hand stand in tomato
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A reveleler does a hand stand in tomato pulp, during the annual food fight, the Tomatina, in the small Spanish town of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain.