34th Annual NC Watermelon Festival

July 31 - August 3, 2019

Historic Downtown Murfreesboro, NC


The main festival entrance is on Sycamore Street, just off of Main Street, behind Centura Bank.

Parking is available along Main Street, in the lots, directly across from Sycamore Street, behind Maxway, and along other nearby streets.

Entertainment Schedule

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
7:00 PM - The Main Event Band

Thursday, August 1,  2019
7:00 PM - Mikele Buck Band

Friday, August 2, 2019
7:00 PM - USO Show Troupe

Saturday, August 3, 2019
7:00 PM - Pizazz

Full schedule of events

2018 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsorship

Glover Construction

Silver Sponsorship

Chowan University

Murfreesboro Farms, Inc.
NC Watermelon Association
Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Real Country 101.7 WLQM

Business Patron

Brown's Mobile Home Sales
Bryant & Lassiter Septic Tank Service
Commercial Ready Mix
Expressions by Tim and Lorrie
Hill Realty
Metal Tech of Murfreesboro
Napoli's Pizza
NC Farm Bureau - Hertford County
Nucor Steel Hertford
WDLZ - Earl - 98.3 Murfreesboro
WPTM - Maverick - 102.3 Roanoke Rapids
WQDK - The Bull - 99.3 Ahoskie