What: The seventh annual Capay Tomato Festival will include the chance to taste heirloom and cherry varieties. A petting zoo, tractor rides silent auction and live music are part of the event.
When: 3-11 p.m. Saturday
Where: Capay Organic, 23804 State Highway 16, Capay
Cost: $20, children 12 and under free
Information: http://capayorganic.com; (530) 796-0730
What: As another reminder of the role tomatoes have played in this region, midtown restaurants and bars will feature special dishes and drinks during the first Sacratomato Week.
When: Monday-July 27
Where: Sutter District, midtown, Sacramento
Information: (916) 442-1500, www.exploremidtown.org/sutter-district
Cheese and wine
What: Gordon Edgar, cheesemonger at San Francisco’s Rainbow Grocery, will lead a discussion and tasting of American cheeses, which will be paired with wines.
When: 5-6 p.m. July 25
Where: Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op, 1900 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento
Information: (916) 868-6399, www.sacfoodcoop.com
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