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
  • Cake Walk
  • ​Car Show


Have a good idea for an activity?

Please tell us about it! We'd love to hear it!



McDade Watermelon Festival 

      Saturday,  July ​​13, 2024

Car Show

contact us

McDade Watermelon Festival  

143 Bastrop St McDade TX 78650

Phone:  1-512-332-1270 or +1.512.736.430

E-mail: info@mcdadetexas.com

Always the 2nd Saturday in July!

Family Fun

McDade Watermelon Festival