FREEPORT, Maine — The first-ever Camp Sunshine Watermelon Festival is coming to L.L. Bean with 1,000 watermelons from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 12 at LL Bean Flagship Campus, 95 Main St. Presented by Whole Foods Market, attendees will experience a full schedule of family fun and watermelon-themed activities throughout the day including watermelon salsa making, a watermelon eating contest, greased watermelon relays, children’s painting activities and much more. Local bands will perform live music.
Schedule of Events includes
11:00am Music, Food, Family and Kids Activities – Lots of Watermelon!
12:00pm Kids Painting in the Park (all day)
Family Lawn Games Open (all day)
Pop-up puppet shows (12-2pm)
1:00pm Greased Watermelon Relay
2:00pm Key Bank Watermelon Eating Contest
2:30pm Juggler Steve Corning
4:00pm Festival Concludes
11:00am DJ Nate Hicks – Hicks Productions
12:30pm Blindsided Breakaway
1:45pm Fighting Fiction
3:30pm OC and the Offbeats
For information, contact Kayley Walker, 598-6886