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Coming to Tampa Bay in 2020!

Florida Watermelon Festival

The Florida Watermelon Festival is bringing deliciously mouthwatering family festival fun to beautiful SunWest Park on July 25, 2020!  

With a beautiful beach, a family fun zone, live entertainment, AND the addition of a People's Choice Watermelon Carving Competition, your family won't want to miss out on this afternoon of mouthwatering festival fun "for good".   

Tampa Bay's Watermelon Dish Challenge

Florida Watermelon Festival Food

Tampa Bay's Favorite People's Choice Chef Competition with food trucks & local restaurants competing for the titles of...

Tampa Bay's Tastiest Watermelon Dish

Tampa Bay's Sweetest Watermelon Treat 

YOUR BUSINESS is INVITED to Join in the Watermelon Fun

2020 Florida Watermelon  Festival

2020 #FestivalsForGood Websites LAUNCHING SOON... Who's in?

GET IN the Crafts & Vendor Showcases AND the People's Choice CHEF & TEAM CHALLENGE details while opportunities are still available!

Florida Watermelon Festival ~ July 25th
Tampa Bay's Best Watermelon Dish & Sweetest Watermelon Treat
Florida Walter Melon Carving Showcase & Challenge

#OnAMission #ForGood #BeTheBenevolution at SunWest Park

Watermelon Carving ShowCase & People's Choice Challenge

Watermelon Carvings

Shop Local For Good is accepting registrations for the 2020 Florida Watermelon Festival's Watermelon Carving Competition at SunWest Park!

 $250.00 CASH PRIZE for the People's Choice WINNER! 

Each team of up to five competitors will receive: 
* 10'x10' Competition Staging at SunWest Park.               

*FREE Admission & Parking for up to 5 team members.

* Team T-Shirts with YOUR TEAM LOGO & Team Banner        

* 50 Door Prize Entries that also include a People's Choice Ballot! 

* Features of your team promotion on the festival website, and our Social Media accounts to our fans in Greater Tampa Bay & Central Florida!

ALL for a donation of only $250.00 to The Benevolution Foundation, Inc. Nonprofit Incubator Fund in Greater Tampa Bay! 


Florida Walter Melon Fun SWAG!

Walter Melon Festival Swag

Florida Watermelon Festival FUN SWAG with Walter Melon! 

Florida WaterMelon Fan E-News

Get IN the Walter Melon Fan Club

Special Offers & Festival Updates

Follow the Watermelon Fun!


Florida Watermelon Festival - July 25, 2020

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AND the festival has been submitted to OVER 100 online calendars & public event calendars covering Greater Tampa Bay & Central Florida!