Watermelon Contests

Watermelon Carving

Carve up a melon and win! Melon art will be judged in areas like creativity, originality, and overall aesthetics. First place prize to be announced

Saturday June 29 at 11:00 am.

Indoor stage.

The Great American Watermelon Haul

Watermelon Haul Contest   1. Must have a 3-person team 2. Must load the designated number of melons in the  allotted time 3. +5 sec penalties will be added to actual finish time for every melon busted or fractured 4. Team that loads and unloads trailer in the fastest time wins 5. 150 melons and trailer will be provided by BWF for competition   Competition begins at 11a.m. Saturday morning, June 29 on the festival grounds (between outdoor stage and exhibit hall). Register on site. Great prizes awarded!

Seed Spitting and Eating Contest

Spit a seed and play for your chance to win a trophy, $200 cash, and the coveted title of seed spitting champion. Open to all ages, with adult and children divisions.

Saturday June 29

2:00 pm Outdoor Stage

Watermelon Growers Contest

Grow watermelons bigger than anyone else? Then bring down your biggest and best for the grower's competition. Winner gets a cash prize of $200 and bragging rights. 

Saturday June 29

3:30 pm Outdoor Stage

Watermelon Auction to follow!

Frozen T-Shirt Contest

Think you've got what it takes to break open a frozen Beauregard Watermelon Festival T-shirt and put it on before anyone else? Then join this competition to win a watermelon! 

All participants will receive a festival t-shirt. 

Friday June 28 at 7:30 pm & Saturday June 29 at 12:45 pm at the

Indoor Stage