June 5-19, 2021

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It's the 70th Anniversary for Monticello's Watermelon Festival! You won't want to miss the celebration of Jefferson County's finest watermelons. Check out our events below!

Find photos from last year's festival here.

Sponsored By

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June 5
Little Miss at  10 AM
Queen at  4 PM
Monticello Opera House

June 11 at 5 PM
Monticello Opera House
Sponsored by
North Florida Abstract & Title
Tickets On-Site
Adults $12 Children $7

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June 11 at 6:30 PM
Mulberry Street

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June 17 at 12 PM
Monticello Opera House
Tickets $15

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Check out Cirque Adventure here!

June 18 at 6 PM

June 19 at 11:30 AM & 2 PM

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June 18-19


We are no longer accepting

applications for food vendors.

June 18

Cherry St.

Live Music with

Mainstream Band GA

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June 18  | 7-9 PM
June 19  | 12-4 PM

Dogwood and
Cherry Street

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June 18-19


We are no longer accepting

applications for food vendors.

June 18-19

Monticello Opera House

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June 19

1st United Methodist Church

325 Walnut Street

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June 19

The First Bank

200 E. Washington Street

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June 19 at 10 AM

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June 19
Intersection of Cherry Street and High Street
featuring North Florida Wildlife Center, Pure Platinum Dance Group, Melissa Dalton,  TLH Latin Dancers, The Capital Chordsmen, Panama Dancers, Wacky Watermelon Games, Hot Tamale

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