Watermelon Festival and BBQ Contest

Open Date:

Fri, Aug 05, 2016

Close Date:

Sat, Aug 06, 2016

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The Watermelon Festival, put on each year by the Knox County Chamber of Commerce. The festival will start on Friday at 5:00 p.m. on Patrick Henry Square, with live music at beginning at 7:00 and a movie to follow. Saturday kicks off with the BBQ cookoff, as well as the annual Baby, Toddler and Watermelon Queen contests, which will still be a big part of the event. There’s also the traditional watermelon eating and seed spitting contests. It goes without saying, there will be a lot of watermelon to sample throughout the event!


2 North 2nd Street

Vincennes, IN

Phone Number:
(812) 882-6440
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