Celebrate summer with Kitty Hawk Kites and support the Outer Banks Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Coalition at the 12th Annual OBX Watermelon Festival.
Enjoy games, food, face painting, tie-dye shirt making, arts and crafts activities, an inflatable waterslide, TONS of watermelon fun and more. OBX Watermelon Festival is free for guests to attend; however the purchase of tickets is required to play and eat! Compete in classic competitions like seed spitting and watermelon eating to win from a selection of awesome prizes including various Kitty Hawk Kites adventures, swag from Dunkin’ Donuts OBX, a hammock from Kitty Hawk Hammocks, and more. Enjoy lunch provided by Mulligan’s Raw Bar and Grille and frozen treats from Scoop’s Homemade Ice Cream.
Stop by and share in this summertime tradition with watermelon goodness generously provided by Food Lion. Bring the family by for a day of summertime fun and help support an extremely important community organization.
The festival is FREE to attend but tickets MUST be purchased to participate in the games and activities. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Outer Banks Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Coalition.
SCHEDULE OF WATERMELON CONTESTS:
12:00 PM- Watermelon Tower Building
1:30 PM – Ice Cream Eating Contest
2:30 PM – Watermelon Eating Contest
3:30 PM – Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest
Inflatable bounce house and slide
30-foot outdoor rock wall
Stanley the Mechanical Surfing Shark
Arts & Crafts
Tie Dye Shirt Making