This Summer, Make Sure You’re One Of The 20,000 Attendees At The Watermelon Carnival In Small Town Mississippi      

You won’t find a sweeter way to spend a summer day than the upcoming Watermelon Carnival. Despite its small town locale, the fest has grown into one of the state’s most anticipated events. In fact, it was named among the top 20 festivals in the southeastern United States! Read on for all the details, so you don’t miss the fun-filled fest.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:


You don’t want to miss this charming carnival, so make sure to mark your calendar! Remember, it’s July 31 – August 1, 2020. For more information, call (662) 473-1122. You can also visit the Water Valley Chamber of Commerce website.

Have you ever attended the Watermelon Carnival? If so, what’d you think? Know of another can’t-miss fest? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the state’s only tasty fest. Read about another here.

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