Nominations for the Reynoldsburg Tomato Queen contest will be accepted through Aug. 7.

Nominations for the Reynoldsburg Tomato Queen contest will be accepted through Aug. 7.

This year's contest will be held Aug. 14 and 20, culminating with the on-stage competition during the festival at Huber Park.

The Reynoldsburg Tomato Queen travels to fairs and festivals throughout central Ohio, representing the people of Reynoldsburg and promoting the Tomato Festival.

Nominees must be 16 years old by Aug. 19, a high school junior or senior in the 2011-2012 school year and must reside with a parent or guardian in the Reynoldsburg school district. Past candidates are eligible.

Nomination forms are available obline at www.ReynoldsburgTomatoFestival.org and must be emailed to Robin Baker at tomato.royalty@att.net, or mailed/delivered to Michael Motz at 1819 Chimney Hill Court, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, 43068 on or before Aug. 7.

Nominations must include the nominee's name, address, telephone number, email address, date of birth and school.

Contestants will be required to attend a meeting on Aug. 8 to review the contest and program expectations.

The official rules and regulations for the queen, attendant and contestants are online www.ReynoldsburgTomatoFestival.org.