Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Chipley June 26 – 27

June 9, 2015

watermelon1The 59th Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival will be Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27th in Chipley, FL. Friday night entertainment will be at Pal’s Park. Gates will open at 5 p.m. and show will begin at 6 p.m. Entertainers will be Daryle Singletary, Exile and Mark Wills.

Saturday will kick off with a 5K run, then a parade at 10 a.m. Vendors and kids rides at the Ag Center on Hwy. 90. A watermelon auction and antique car show will also be on site. Entertainment for the day will be The Thompsons at 11 a.m. then Jimmy Fortune at 1:30 p.m. For more information visit