DOTHAN, AL — On Saturday, July 16 at 10 a.m., Landmark Park will celebrate National Watermelon Month with a watermelon harvest and sampling. Over 1200 varieties of watermelons are grown in the world. Landmark Park will harvest and sample Moon and Stars, Black Diamond, Charleston Gray, Crimson Sweet and Jubilee. They will also host a seed spitting contest and watermelon eating contest. Come meet the watermelon queens, collect some great recipes and taste amazing, crisp, and cool watermelon.
This fun and educational program and the watermelon are free with paid gate admission, which is $4 for adults and $3 for kids and free for park members