Ooty Vegetable show is the part of the grand Ooty Summer Festival celebrated every year in the month of May. Along with other shows this vegetable show is one of the popular visitor attractions. Every year the show is organised in Nehru Park, Kotagiri. Kotagiri is a small town in the nilgiri hills which is 30kms away from Ooty. The event is for two days and showcase variety of vegetables and vegetable carvings. The colorful event exhibit the vegetables in different forms. Vegetables takes the shape of animals, birds, flags and people to treat the tourist.
This event is the brain child of Department of Horticulture. Every year more than 15,000 people attend the show and the participants come from all over South India. This one event attract more visitors to kotagiri and surrounding areas. Places like Kodanad View Point, Rangaswamy Peak, Elk Falls and St. Catherine Falls are the notable attractions near Kotagiri.