Dresden Melon Festival
Schedule of Events
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Admission: $1.00 all ages till 4:00pm After 4:00pm: $2.00 all ages
Free Parking at Tri-Valley High School with free shuttle service
Parking will be available in the River Park lot after the Cruise In
6:00 am - 2:00 pm Small Mouth Fishing Tournament (Contact 740-252-7825) Sponsored by Roto Rooter of Zanesville
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Craft Show/Flea Market
9:15 am Kids' Race (100 yard dash) Free!
9:30 am 5K Race
10:00 am Flag Raising with Tri-Valley High School Band Performance
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Petting Zoo - Free!
10:00 am - last hook Old Steam and Gas Club Garden Tractor Pull - Free!
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Children's Games -Nominal charge per game
11:00 am - 5:00 pm Tri-Valley Archery Club Demonstrations/Lessons- Free!
11:00 am Bob Abdou, Mr. Puppet
11:45 am Prince and Princess Contest (ages 6-10) - Free!
12:15 pm Bob Abdou, Mr. Puppet
1:30 pm Melon Derby- Free!
2:00 pm Fishing Tournament Weigh-In
2:30 pm Children's Melon Eating and Seed Spitting Contest- Free!
3:00 pm Melon Growing Contest - Free!
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Cruise-In Contact Jeff Garver 740-607-8276- Free!
4:00pm - 7:00pm Sticks and Stones- Free!
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Bryan Lewis and his Band