Ten for Free on the Fourth


Watermelon Seed Spittin’ World Championships (Pauls Valley)

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Photo by Sunny Studio/shutterstock.com

Friday, July 4, all day

According to event coordinators, “This Independence Day, Pauls Valley will celebrate with a nationally-renowned watermelon seed-spitting contest, family events and firework displays. Immortalized in the original edition of the popular, best-selling family board game, Trivial Pursuit, the annual Watermelon Seed Spittin’ World Championship has become synonymous with Pauls Valley. Held in conjunction with the city’s 4th of July fireworks show, this contest has been a Pauls Valley tradition for over 50 years. This event has garnered international recognition and is well known for being a nostalgic, family-friendly …”

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