Annual Newberry Watermelon Festival
The Annual Newberry Watermelon Festival is the oldest running watermelon festival in the country,
It is held in May and features beauty pageants for multiple age groups. Also featured are seed spitting contests, pie baking contests and more.. Participants receive free locally grown watermelons and may enjoy evening activities such as the Hospice Rodeo. For more information, visit www.newberrywatermelonfestival.com.