Winterville Watermelon Festival

  • Location Winterville Recreation Park Amphitheater
  • Address 332 Sylvania Street, Winterville , NC 28590
  • Presented By Winterville Recreation Park Amphitheater
  • Dates August 24, 2024
  • Time 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Clear your schedules for August 22 - 25, as the Winterville Watermelon Festival is returning for the 38th year! The festival has it all! Free and ticketed live music opportunities, festival rides, a classic car cruise-in, bingo, and of course the Annual Watermelon Eating Contest. Festival rides will be open all weekend, but wristband nights are on Thursday and Sunday, with an unbeatable price of $25 for all-you-can-ride! Don't forget you can pre-order your tickets for the Watermelon Jam, from 5- 10 on August 24, a can't-miss live music set featuring Bryan Meyer, Maggie Baugh, and Grand Funk Railroad.