Winterville Watermelon Festival In The Books

People came out in droves Saturday for the last day of the Winterville Watermelon Festival.

Between the rides, food, games and vendors, there was something for everyone to enjoy.

The festival wrapped up with performances from Parmalee, followed by Jason Michael Carroll.

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It's sweet, refreshing, and will be enjoyed by thousands in Winterville this weekend. We're talking about watermelon! WITN is a proud media sponsor of the Winterville Watermelon Festival which takes place Thursday, August 22nd through Saturday, August 24th.

Thousands of people are expected to attend the festival in Pitt County this weekend for the amusement rides, games, great food, concerts, and fun for the whole family.

Of course, it wouldn't be a watermelon festival be without a watermelon roll and eating contest, along with free watermelon slices!

You can visit the Winterville Watermelon Festival's official website for a full list of events.