Cave City Watermelon Festival

Cave City Watermelon Festival

Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 at 7:00am


Three days packed full of fun and entertainment for the entire family! Nationally acclaimed musicians and regional favorites hit the stage. Activities include a children's fishing derby, 5K run, car show, pancake breakfast, parade, school alumni reunion, speed eating contest, seed spitting contest, free watermelon feast, prize melon auction, incredible food, kids wet zone, and much more!   Local businesses will be having special events throughout town as well.

7:00am: Melon Dash 5K - City Park
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7:00am - 10:00am: Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
First Baptist Church  FLEC Building, Tickets $5

9:00am: Cave City Cruizers - City Park

10:00am: Watermelon Parade

11:30am: Melon Stage - Welcome to the Festival!

12:00pm: Melon Stage - Live Music: Luke Stroud and the 50s Beat

1:30pm: Melon Stage - Live Music: Drasco

3:00pm: Melon Stage - Watermelon Growers Games

4:00pm: Melon Stage - Free Watermelon Feast

5:00pm: Melon Stage - Prize Melon Auction
Benefiting Arkansas Children’s Hospital

5:45pm: The Bank of Cave City Main Stage
Live Music: Lauren Richmond

6:45pm: The Bank of Cave City Main Stage
Live Music: Cory Jackson with Garrett Duncan

8:30pm: The Bank of Cave City Main Stage
Live Music: Mark Chestnutt
Country super-star Mark Chestnutt with 14 number 1 hits, 23 top 10 singles, 4 platinum albums and 5 gold records is sure to be a crowd pleaser!