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Atkins Watermelon Day

Location: Atkins City Park
320 2nd Avenue
Atkins, Iowa

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This is our 26th town celebration of Watermelon Day.  There is free watermelon until gone.  Lots of games, rides, food, beer tent, along with watermelon games, bingo, and live music.  We end the night with awesome fireworks!  It is always a great time for all ages!

Atkins Watermelon Day is celebrating its 26th year! Come join the family fun on Saturday, August 6th and have some free watermelon until it is gone! There are many things for all ages like starting with an amazing parade at 11am followed by car show, vendor fair, food, beer tent, kids rides and fair games, watermelon games, ice cream social, Atkins American Legion Post #217, and the Atkins Community Band, bingo, adult bags tournament, kids bale toss, kiddie parade, cow pie bingo and live music in the afternoon by "Hudson & Overly". Stay for the night and hear music by "MeadowLand" and watch the fantastic fireworks! Check out our flyer on our face book page: Atkins Community Club.