Each year on the 2nd Saturday of May, the nearby city of Alamo keeps cool in the summer heat by hosting the fun-filled Alamo Texas Watermelon Festival. Featuring a range of activities, live entertainment, and of course, watermelon, this festival makes for a lovely event during your South Padre Island vacation.
Enjoy Refreshing Summer Food and Fun
The 2018 Alamo Texas Watermelon Festival will be held for a single day on Saturday, May 12th from 3:00pm to 11:00pm. During the event, visitors can enjoy sampling watermelon and barbeque, riding rides, listening to live music, and more.
Admission for this event is entirely free and open to visitors of all ages, making the Alamo Texas Watermelon Festival a fantastic, fun, and affordable outing for you and your guests to enjoy during your time on South Padre Island. And with the festival date falling so close to Mother’s Day, you and your guests can treat any mothers in your group to a refreshing day of juicy watermelon slices and fun in the sun.
The festival will take place in downtown Alamo at Central Park, located on the corner of Business 83 and 9th St. at 800 E. Main St., Alamo, TX, 78516.
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Whether you’re planning a vacation to South Padre Island for the Alamo Texas Watermelon Festival or one of the other amazing local events held in the area all throughout the year, Franke Rentals has the high-quality accommodations you’re looking for. Our spacious vacation rentals provide maximum comfort and privacy for your stay, as well as ample amenities and convenient locations close to the island’s greatest events, activities, and attractions. Call or email our reservations team today to learn more!