Watermelon Thump

Watermelon Thump

Last full weekend in June
This is a celebration of the watermelon harvest in Luling, Tex. The chief watermelon-related events are watermelon judging, a watermelon auction, watermelon-eating competitions, and watermelon seed-spitting contests leading to a Championship Seed Spit-Off. Among other activities are a parade, a carnival, and the coronation of the Watermelon Thump Queen.
CONTACTS:
Watermelon Thump
421 E. Davis St.
P.O. Box 710
Luling, TX 78648
830-875-3214; fax: 830-875-2082
www.watermelonthump.com
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