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2015 What-A-Melon Festival Schedule

2015 What-A-Melon Festival

Sponsored by Center Rotary Club


Thursday, July 9th

5:00pm - Opening Ceremony (Official Watermelon Cutting)

Rides Open and Vendors Open

10pm - Festival Closes


Friday, July 10th

3:00pm - Rides Open and Vendors Open

5:30pm - Local Entertainment

5:30pm - Sign up for Pet Show (No farm animals, pets only)

6:00pm - WAM Pet Show

10pm - Festival Closes


Saturday, July 11th

7:00am - WAM Fun Run

7:30am - WAM 5K Run/Walk benefiting Shelby Co. Outreach Ministries

3:00pm - Rides Open and Vendors Open

4-5 pm - Seed Spitting Contest and Speed Eating Contest

5:00pm - WAM Largest Watermelon Weigh-in

6:00pm - WAM Pageant

10:30pm - Festival Shuts Down


Arm bands will be available for each night of the festival for the rides and are $20.00. Armbands can be purchased Thursday & Friday from 5:30 till 10:00 and Saturday 5:30till 10:30. Admission buttons are good for entry to the festival or all three days.  Adult buttons are $4 each. Children five and under get in free.

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