Rush Springs Watermelon Festival   - Aug 06, 2015 to Aug 08, 2015

Rush Springs Watermelon Festival Jeff Davis Park
Rush Springs, OK 73082

Phone: 580-476-3103
Fax: 580-476-2443

Held each year on the second Saturday in August, the Rush Springs Watermelon Festival celebrates the local crop of watermelons with watermelon-themed activities, carnival rides and plenty of old-fashioned, family friendly entertainment for all. The Rush Springs Watermelon Festival, held continuously since 1948, has grown to become one of the most popular festivals in Oklahoma, attracting over 20,000 visitors each year and serving upwards of 50,000 pounds of juicy, ripe melon to festival-goers.

Celebrate local acres of black diamond, royal sweet and other varieties of watermelon with ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-81

  • Projected Attendance: 20,000





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Rodeo: Thu & Fri 8pm
Carnival: Thu & Fri 7pm

Primary Contact:

Renee Hoover-Payton

Group Contact:

Rhonda Pathway

Event Contact:

Mike Zurline

Media Contact:

Jamie Beard

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From Staff on 03/23/15

Yvette, to ensure that the event coordinators receive your question, please use the phone number or email address listed at the top of this page to reach them directly. Best wishes and thank you for using!

From Yvette Livesay on 03/23/15

my name is Yvette Livesay from the Valliant Chamber of Commerce and The Chamber was thinking of having carnival rides this year and was wondering who you use for your rides. Thank you Yvette

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