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37th Annual Hope Watermelon Festival

Thursday, August 08, 2013 - Saturday, August 10, 2013
Timberlands Region
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City:
Hope
Region:
Timberlands
Building / Point of Interest:
Fair Park
Address:
Hope, AR 71802
Contact:
Mark Keith
Phone:
870-777-3640
Email:
hopemelonfest@yahoo.com
Website:
www.hopemelonfest.com

Event Details:

Festival celebrating Hope's giant watermelons, includes arts & crafts, watermelon eating, seed spitting, watermelon weigh-in, headline entertainment, and ice-cold Hope watermelon sold by the slice. Country singer and Arkansas native Tracy Lawrence appears in concert on the 10th.
Admission:
Free, $3 parking fee