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Tomatina becomes paid

Tomatina becomes paid

The small town Bunyol city hall in which every year there passes the well-known Tomatina, hopes to keep success of a world famous holiday even at collection of a payment of 10 euros from each person. Thus the city council wants to limit number of participants to 20 000.

The member of city council and responsible for Tomatina’s organization — Raphael Perez — confirmed that the purpose of such decision is «to give more safety to all participants of a holiday and that all invited could take pleasure in Tomatina».

 

Tickets for Tomatina 2013 which will pass this year on August 28, it will be possible to buy on the Internet. On city administration assurances, the portal on sale of tickets of www.latomatina.info should start to work from next Monday.
On the Internet it is planned to sell in total 15 000 tickets, the others 5000 will be reserved for inhabitants Bunyolya.