28th Annual North Carolina Watermelon Festival


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More than 40,000 people participate in this four-day event which includes amusement rides, crafts fair, delicious food, large parade, 5K run, street dances each night, and lots of watermelon. Contests include watermelon eating and seed spitting. Event schedule varies so please contact us or visit our website.

Many festival attendees enjoy the fellowship and delicious meals prepared by four of Historic Murfreesboro's civic organizations. Check our website for schedule, pricing and host organization, please.

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