Aqua Water
Pallet Systems & Recycling Co.
Bastrop Veterinary Hospital
Parobek Plumbing, LLC
​Bare Bottom Signs
"In memory of Franlin Pohler"

2021 Sponsors

 AbleEasy, LLC "Solar & Electric"
Lone Star Mulch & Compost
Star Ranch
Providence-Jones Family Funeral Home
Brazos Valley Poultry Club
David Fenske Sand & Gravel, LLC
Forrest & Alice McDavid
Paige Tractors
Musgrave Family 


*Click an underlined Sponsor to             visit their website.

Darling Ingredients
​​Bluebonnet Electric Company
Johns Plumbing
MNJ Grocery & Cafe'
Quad-M, Inc.
Burgh's Septic
Elgin Funeral Home
First National Bank, Bastrop & Elgin
Frontier Bank of Texas
Direct Propane Services
KW Fertilizer

Bid on one of the PRIZE MELONS  Saturday and donate to a good cause.

Auction 5pm in the Watermelon Pavillion

Can't wait to see the SIZE of this Year's McDade Watermelons!!!

*Melon weigh-in Up-Town in the Historic District Old Hwy 20 from 7am -9am  Prior to the Grande Parade.

contact us

McDade Watermelon Festival  

143 Bastrop St McDade TX 78650

Phone:     +1.512.736.4302


Always the 2nd Saturday in July!

Family Fun

McDade Watermelon Festival

McDade WatermelonFestival 

McDade Watermelon Festival Association would like to acknowledge all our wonderful sponsors and volunteers who participate each year.  Without their help, time and generosity the festival would not be possible. It's people and companies that come together as a whole to help a community grow and fill it's needs. As you take a bite out of that watermelon Saturday July 10th, "Give THANKS" to what is around you & smile -  Life is a little sweeter  in McDade, Texas!

2020 Donations 

  • Pallet Systems & Recycling Co.
  • ​Jesus Sierra

McStorage Rentals
Rising Sun Vineyard
Edward Jones - Jay Sutton - Elgin 
Elizabeth & Dominique Dube
Winkler & Co. Realtors, Menley Group
Covert Chevrolet-Buick-GMC, Inc
Bastrop County Republican Party​
Siegeler Insurance Agency, Inc
Judith Ann Maiewski
Black Cat Metal Works
​Jesse Skinner
​Mundine Sand & Gravel

2nd Tier Sponsors