2018 California Watermelon Festival Schedule


FESTIVAL IS OPEN SATURDAY & SUNDAY FROM 10 AM TO 10 PM
EVENT TIMES APPLY TO BOTH DAYS

WATERMELON TENT

10 AM – 10 PM FREE WATERMELON SLICES ALL DAY

WATERMELON GAMES

10 AM Team Demonstrations: Melon Skiing and Bungee Pull
10:30 AM Team Competition: Melon Skiing, Bungee Pull, Tug-of-War, Relay Race
11:15 AM Open to the Public! 
NOON Break 
12: 30 PM Team Competition: Melon Skiing, Bungee Pull, Tug-of-War, Relay Race
1 PM Open to the Public!
2 PM Break 
2:15 PM Team Demonstrations: Melon Skiing and Bungee Pull
2:45 PM Team Competition: Melon Skiing, Bungee Pull, Tug-of-War, Relay Race
3:30 PM Open to the Public!
4:30 PM Break 
5 PM Team Competition: Melon Skiing, Bungee Pull, Tug-of-War, Relay Race
5:45 PM – 7 PM Open to the Public! 

CULINARY TENT

10 AM  Watermelon Carving Demonstration
NOON Watermelon Super Drinks – Demo & Tasting 
1 PM Watermelon Salads – Demo & Tasting 
2 PM Watermelon History – Informational
3 PM Watermelon Pickling – Demo & Tasting
4 PM Watermelon Carving Demonstration
5 PM Watermelon Entrees – Demo & Tasting
6 PM Watermelon Desserts – Demo & Tasting

WATERMELON KING & QUEEN

11:15 AM Procession,  Comedy Sketch and Sing-a-long
1:30 PM Procession,  Comedy Sketch and Sing-a-long
4 PM Procession,  Comedy Sketch and Sing-a-long
6 PM Procession,  Comedy Sketch and Sing-a-long

FIREPOINT KID’S ZONE

MELON-DRAMATIC CHILDREN’S THEATER
10:45 AM Watermelon Opening Ceremonies
11:30 AM Ocean Tales
NOON Frozen Fun in Summer
12:30 PM Magic Show
1:00 PM Ocean Tales
2:00 PM Frozen Fun in Summer
3:00 PM Ocean Tales
3:30 PM Magic Show
4:30 PM Force Fighting Class
5:00 PM Magic Show
5:30 PM Ocean Tales
6:00 PM Force Fighting Class
7:00 PM Watermelon Closing Ceremonies
CHILDREN’S THEATER MEET AND GREET (NEAR ENTRANCE)
12:30 PM Winter Sisters
2:00 PM Watermelon Fairy
3:30 PM Mermaid Meet
5:00 PM Force Fighter
KID’S ZONE FUN & FREE STUFF
10 AM – 7 PM Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Bubble Party, Balloon Twisting, Crafts
10:00 PM – 10:00 PM Lawn Games

 

BMX BIKE SHOW

12:00 PM Pro Stunt Cyclists Fly High
2:00 PM Pro Stunt Cyclists Fly High
4:30 PM Pro Stunt Cyclists Fly High
6:30PM Pro Stunt Cyclists Fly High

MAIN STAGE

SATURDAY
11 AM  Urban Soul
1 PM Sarah Soul
3 PM Souled Blue
5 PM Red Muffs
7 PM Past Action Heroes
SUNDAY
11 AM  Urban Soul
1 PM Sarah Soul
3 PM Souled Blue
5 PM Day Trippers
7 PM Walking Phoenixes

FESTIVAL GROUNDS

10 AM – 10 PM Food Vendors and Exhibitors
10 AM – 10 PM Non-stop Fun Attractions (sold separately)
NOON – 10 PM Carnival (ride tickets and passes sold separately)
NOON – 10 PM Beer Tent (21 and over. Must show ID)