Thursday June 25

Free Admission!  Fun starts at 5:30 p.m. Food & Arts & Crafts.   Texas Unlimited Band headlines on the Main Stage.

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Friday June 26

Gates Open at 5:30   The Spazmatics and Dirty River Boys!!!!  2 Sets by The Spazmatics!   Gate Admission: From 5-7 pm:  $5, after 7 pm: $15   Children 12 and under Free.

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Saturday June 27

Gate Admission:  Before 2 pm:  Free; After 2 pm $5; Concert Charge additional $20    Main Stage Entertainment:        Sam Riggs,  American Aquarium and Josh Abbott Band!!!  Concert charge:  $20

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Sunday June 28

Free Admission!  From 1pm - 9 pm  Entertainment:  Nathan Colt Young; followed by  Chris Miller & Bayou Roots; & closing out the Thump Billy Mata and the Texas Tradition

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Rodeo - Friday night

Gate Entry $15  Includes entry to the Watermelon Thump Festival Downtown!

 

OPENING CEREMONY  7:25 PM

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About Us

In 1954, Hermon Allen, a school prinicipal, proposed the idea of a celebration to honor the growers and promote the Luling watermelon market. A contest was held to name the event and honor was won by a student, Mr. Carol Ferguson. From that time, the Thump has been held the last full weekend in June.

 

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LULING WATERMELON THUMP WORLD HEADQUARTERS

P.O. BOX 710 / 421 E. DAVIS STREET. LULING, TEXAS 78648-0710

830-875-3214, EXT 2 OFFICE  830-875-2082 (fax)

EMAIL: jamie@watermelonthump.com