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Celebrate Summer at the 2nd Annual Watermelon Festival!

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DOTHAN, Ala (WDNews) – Mark your calendars for July 6, 2024, and join the fun at the 2nd Annual Watermelon Festival. Hosted at Poplar Head Farmers Market, 1701 E. Cottonwood Rd at the Houston County Farm Center, this family-friendly event is packed with exciting activities.

Kick off the day with the Watermelon Weight Contest at 8:30, followed by the Watermelon Recipe Contest Judging at 9:30. Don’t miss the Watermelon Eating Contest at 10:30, where contestants will race to devour the juicy fruit.

Kids can enjoy free face painting by Lolli K, free watermelon slices, and a coloring station.

Don’t miss out on this sweet summer celebration!