SATURDAY -        11:00 am - 1:00 am

Gate fee:  11:00 am - 2:00 pm:  Free

                           2 pm - 1 am:  $5   Concert ticket:  $20

                          Children 12 and Under Free

 

Carnival, Kiddie Rides, Live Music, Food Booths, Exhibitor Market, Mechanical Bull Riding, Beer Garden

 

 

10:00 am   -  THUMP Parade

 

WATERMELON THUMP ARTS & CRAFTS COMPETITION

Hosted by the Texas Art League

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

 

CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINMENT (All Day)   UNDER THE CARNIVAL AREA TENT

                            Sponsored by Progress Drilling

 

                            RON WILSON MAGIC

                            Saturday, Stage & Roving; Times Vary

 

                           JOE LIBBY - Comedian/Ventriloquist

                           Saturday, Noon and 2:30 pm & Roving

 

 1:00 pm  - WATERMELON EATING CONTESTS

                       Sponsored by KAMALA LEWIS, D.D.S.

                            Contestants are judged on speed, rather than quantity in the MELON EATING CONTESTS

 

Going first-         1 - 7 years old

followed by        8 - 14 years old

then                          15 years and over

 

3:00 pm - CHAMPION MELON AUCTION

                            Sponsored by DISMUKES PHARMACY

 

2:00 - 4:00 pm - Ex-Students Meet at Luling High School Cafeteria

 

4:30 pm - WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SEED SPITTING CONTEST (18 YEARS & OLDER)

Sign Up

5:50 pm

Contest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SMALL PAVILION ENTERTAINMENT

 

12:00 - 3:00 pm    Shiner Hobo Band

  4:00 - 6:00 pm    The Gibbonses

 

UNDER THE TENT ENTERTAINMENT  (Red & White Tent)

Sponsored by LLOYD BARNES REAL ESTATE TEAM

 

1:00 - 5:00 pm  ACOUSTIC

 

1:00 - 3:00 pm      Logan Skloss, Travis Gibson, Abigail Taylor and Taylor Stephens

3:00 - 5:00 pm      Robby Abel, Cary Windham, Thomas McNeal and Mike Sanford

6:00 - 7:30 pm      TUESDAY'S TONES

 

MAIN STAGE ENTERTAINMENT  - $20 Concert Ticket

 

7:30 pm - 1:00 am

 

        Hunter Rea Band

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Clark Green

HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS IN CASH AWARDED IN SEED SPITTING CONTEST

 

1st Place - $500

2nd Place -  $150

3rd Place - $100

 

A $500 BONUS will be awarded to the first person to break Luling's Guiness World Record of 68', 9 1/8" set at the Thump in 1989.

WADE HENRY (COMEDY JUGGLER)

THURSDAY THRU SUNDAY TIME S VARY

 

Sponsored by H&R BLOCK TAX SERVICE OF LULING

JASON BOLAND AND THE STRAGGLERS

Watermelon Thump

421 E. Davis Street

Luling, TX  78648

Phone:  (830) 875-3214  ext. 303

Fax:    (830) 875-2082

Contact:  jamie@watermelonthump.com

SERVICE DOGS ONLY

ALLOWED ON FESTIVAL GROUNDS

Luling Watermelon Thump Association © 2016