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McDade Watermelon Festival  

143 Bastrop St McDade TX 78650

Phone:     +1.512.736.4302

E-mail: info@mcdadetexas.com

NO REGISTRATION FEE

Registration starts at 8am Saturday.

mcdade watermelon festival car show

  20th   Annual Car  Show

      Saturday,  July ​​11, 2020

More info coming soon

We've done some unusual & fun activities at MWF, you never know what could be available each year. Listed below are some of the things we've had fun doing thru the years....


  • Baseball Games
  • Riding Mower DRAG Races
  • Riding Mower Gym-Kana
  • Watermelon Eating Contest
  • Seed Spitting Contest
  • Most Creative Watermelon Recipe
  • Silent Auction
  • Prize Melon Auction
  • BINGO
  • Horseshoe Pitching Tournament
  • Washer Pitching Tournament
  • Chicken Hit Bingo



Always the 2nd Saturday in July! Family Fun McDade Watermelon Festival & Car Show


We are saddened to have to announce the Car Show at McDade Watermelon Festival has been cancelled due to the health and safety of all. We hope we can all gather again in 2021. We wish you all well.

Riding Mower Rodeo!!!