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Watermelon Festival

 The third annual Wichita Falls Watermelon Fest is Saturday, July 26. The fun begins at 8 a.m. and runs through 1 p.m. It’s at the Downtown Farmers Market at 8th and Ohio Street. The event is completely free for the public, with all you can eat watermelon!

The schedule for events:

8:00: Sidewalk chalk contest and watermelon carving contest

11:00: Seed spitting contest

12:00: Pie eating contest

1:00: Awards

You can sign up for the contests at the event. Prizes will be awarded to all winners. 


The festival is put on by the Downtown Wichita Falls Development and Charlie Thornberry Farmers Market Association.  

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