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 is 2 nights stay at Cajun Palms Resort!

Saturday June 30 at 11:00 am.

Indoor stage.

Bling It On!

Grab a festival t-shirt and bling it out! Contestants will show off their designs on the stage and a winner will be chosen. With fantastic prizes, this one is a don't miss!

Friday June 29

7:00 pm Indoor Stage

Watermelon Idol

Do you love to sing? Then show us what you got and get a chance to win amazing cash prizes. With both professional and amateur divisions, this contest is for everybody!

Saturday June 30 at 7:00 pm on the indoor stage.


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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 30 

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 30

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

Indoor Stage