Beauregard Watermelon Festival set for June 26-28 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Beauregard Watermelon Festival set for June 26-28

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DERIDDER, LA (KPLC) -

The Beauregard Watermelon Festival will be held June 26-28 at the Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds in DeRidder.

The festival will be held from 4-11 p.m. on Thursday, 4 p.m. to midnight on Friday and 10 a.m. to midnight on Saturday.

Activities will include watermelon seed spitting and eating contests, games, a beauty pageant, a car show, a livestock show and art and craft vendors.

Performances will be provided by Murray Conque, Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys, the Bee Bop Girls, Grabow Riot, Waylon Thibodeaux and Gregg Martinez. A full lineup is available HERE.

For contest and pageant entry forms, click HERE.

For more information, contact the Beauregard Tourist Commission at 337-463-5534 or beautour@bellsouth.net.

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