DeSoto County Florida | Economic Development Office | 201 E. Oak Street | Suite 201 | Arcadia, FL 34266 | Phone: 863-993-4800 | Fax: 863-993-4808

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DeSoto Watermelon Festival

Location Information:
DeSoto Veteran's Park
Arcadia, FL 34266

Contact Information:

Phone: 941-204-5540
Facebook Link
Contact: Mark Moulton
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May 21, 2016


DeSoto Veteran's Park

Watermelon Festival features Pageant, entertainment, vendors, food in beautiful Arcadia, Florida. The DeSoto Watermelon Festival celebrates the local crop of watermelon, watermelon-themed activities and plenty of old fashioned, family friendly fun for all.

We are pleased to announce this years festival will be held again at Desoto Veterans Park just west of town in Arcadia Fl. Save the date May 21st 2016 for a day in the shade with fun for all ages. Get ready for the river race, bed race, seed spitting contest, the watermelon pageant and much , much more. Make sure to like and share our page with all your friends...Follow on Facebook for weekly for updates.

For Vendor information: or 941-204-5540

May 21st 2016
Time of Event: 9am - 4pm


For More Information, call 855-REAL FLA
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