Through July 29 – Downtown Valliant
If you love watermelon, you’re in for a real treat! The Valliant Watermelon Festival celebrates the harvesting of this mouth-watering fruit. You can try watermelon salsa and sip on some slushies. Following tradition, there will be a watermelon-eating contest. Dachshund races, basketball tournaments and concerts are also in store! The events run all day at varying times. Go to to view the event schedule.