The Annual Tomatina Festival in Spain: Photos

People throw tomatoes at each other during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
People throw tomatoes at each other during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
People lay in a puddle of squashed tomatoes. The streets of this eastern Spanish town are awash with red pulp. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
People lay in a puddle of squashed tomatoes. The streets of this eastern Spanish town are awash with red pulp. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
Trucks dumped 125 tons of ripe tomatoes for the 22,000 participants. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
Trucks dumped 125 tons of ripe tomatoes for the 22,000 participants. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
The annual "Tomatina" battle has become a major tourist attraction. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
The annual "Tomatina" battle has become a major tourist attraction. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
Men throw tomatoes at each other. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
Men throw tomatoes at each other. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man is hit with tomatoes during the morning festivities. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man is hit with tomatoes during the morning festivities. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
More tomatoes, more fun. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
More tomatoes, more fun. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
The hour-long street bash was inspired by a food fight among kids in 1945. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
The hour-long street bash was inspired by a food fight among kids in 1945. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A woman lays in a puddle of tomato juice. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A woman lays in a puddle of tomato juice. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man dives into a puddle of squashed tomatoes. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man dives into a puddle of squashed tomatoes. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man attempts to clean the remains of tomatoes from outside his house after the tomato fight. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz
A man attempts to clean the remains of tomatoes from outside his house after the tomato fight. AP Photo/Alberto Saiz