Registration/Check-in begins at 6AM.
Race Begins at 7AM. Rain or Shine
Registration Fee $25.00 before July 1st. $30.00 after July 1st.
T-shirts guaranteed to pre-registered participants only!
You may register online at Raceroster.com
Adult - $5.00
Child Under 10 - $3.00
Adult - $10.00
Child Under 10 - $5.00
Friday at 3:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am
Friday, July 19
Registration starts at 6:30 pm
Competition at 7 pm
One song, vocal performance only, CD or acoustic
Overall Winner and Top 3
Top 3 will perform Saturday Night
Overall Winner will open on Saturday Night
No charge, just gate admission!
Arts & Crafts Vendor Applications for 2019
We are a nonprofit festival completely run by volunteers. If you would like to volunteer, register for an event, or are interested in setting up a booth, please contact us. We'd love to hear from you.
Applications for the 2019 Mississippi Watermelon Queen Pageant is available on the Forms Page. Applications must be submitted no later than March 23, 2019. The Pageant is March 30, 2019.
Make this a summer to remember by planning a trip to the MISSISSIPPI WATERMELON FESTIVAL in downtown Mize, MS. Enter our biggest watermelon contest, enjoy the entertainment, or indulge in some of the best food around. Remember there is always all the FREE Watermelon that you can eat! There's always something to do at our festival.
The 41st Annual Mississippi WATERMELON FESTIVAL is all set for the weekend of July 19th and 20th. We are entirely staffed by volunteer firefighters and their families.
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