Dresden Melon Festival

Events

Opening Ceremonies with the Tri-Valley Marching Band  10:00 am

5k Race and Children's
100 Meter Run  9:15 am Download 5K application

Farmer's Market, Craft Show and Flea Market 
9:00 am to 5:00 pm Download Vendor Application

Cruise-In
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm, dash plaques to first 50 vehicles, door prizes, call 740-704-5852 for details

Barney Fife Impersonator  Cruise-In

Tri-Valley Archery Club 
11:00am - 5:00pm Try your hand at shooting some targets! 

Tractor Pull and Show
10:00am Contact Jan Schneider at 740-754-1904 or 740-819-9088 www.osagcd.com

Small Mouth Fishing Tournament   6:00 am to 1:00, Contact Todd Alexander at 740-252-8974

Melon Derby
1:00pm

Kids' games,
including seed spitting and watermelon eating contests

Melon Prince/Princess Contest 12:00 on main stage

Children's Melon Eating and Seed Spitting contests
2:00pm

Entertainment
  The Praise Band (11:00 am) , Sticks and Stones (4:00pm), and Double Cut (7:30pm)

Food vendors
(BBQ, ice cream, waffles, lemon shake-ups and more!)

Beer Garden 
3:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Karaoke Contest
  2:00 pm, First Prize: $100, Second Prize: $50.00, Third Prize: $25.00

Melon Growing Contest
1:30pm Heaviest watermelon, largest cantaloupe, sweetest cantaloupe.  First Place: $50.00, Second Place: $25.00, Third Place: $10.00,awarded in each category. 

50/50 Raffle, Silent Auction, and Door Prizes

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