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Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Recording Group, Rose Royce, Headlines Festival Saturday Night at 7:00pm

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014

The Watermelon Festival is pleased to announce that the Grammy Award winning and multi-platinum recording group Rose Royce will headline the festival on Saturday evening, July 19 at...

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Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Recording Group, Rose Royce, Headlines Festival Saturday Night at 7:00pm

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014

The Watermelon Festival is pleased to announce that the Grammy Award winning and multi-platinum recording group Rose Royce will headline the festival on Saturday evening, July 19 at...

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Tasty Treats at the Watermelon Festival

Posted by on Aug 3, 2013

Check back to see the menu for 2014′s Watermelon Festival at the Rose Bowl. And as always, FREE watermelon all weekend long!

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Announcements Coming Soon

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013

We’re still resting and recovering from 2013′s festival, but we’ll be making announcements in the coming months. Check back soon!

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Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Recording Group, Rose Royce, Headlines Festival Saturday Night at 7:00pm

Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Recording Group, Rose Royce, Headlines Festival Saturday Night at 7:00pm

Mar 31, 2014

The Watermelon Festival is pleased to announce that the Grammy Award winning and multi-platinum recording group Rose Royce will headline the festival on Saturday evening, July 19 at 7:00pm, at Santa Anita Park. Dazzling audiences worldwide for over twenty-five years, just some of their hits include “Car Wash,” “Wishing on a Star,” “I Wanna Get Next To...

Kastl Amusements Brings Fun Rides to 53rd Sunland-Tujunga Lions Club Watermelon Festival

Kastl Amusements Brings Fun Rides to 53rd Sunland-Tujunga Lions Club Watermelon Festival

Mar 31, 2014

Kastl Amusements will be providing exciting and fun rides for kids and families at the 53rd Sunland-Tujunga Lions Club Watermelon Festival. Some of them include a forty-two foot high Ferris Wheel for a great view of the park, the rotating and free-flipping Zipper, the popular Tornado, the flying Musical Chairs, spinning Tea Cups and more. The company which has...

Celebrity Chef Joseph Poon Returns to Watermelon Festival with 2014 National Watermelon Queen Brandi Harrison

Celebrity Chef Joseph Poon Returns to Watermelon Festival with 2014 National Watermelon Queen Brandi Harrison

Mar 31, 2014

The 53rd Sunland-Tujunga Lions Club Watermelon Festival, being held July 19 and 20 at Santa Anita Park, is please to announce the return of Celebrity Chef Joseph Poon. His appearances last year were a huge hit with festival goers in the Watermelon Pavilion. His upbeat personality, along with his easy carving techniques, for the everyday cook, won the hearts of...

The Watermelon Festival on Jeopardy!

The Watermelon Festival on Jeopardy!

Dec 31, 2013

The Sunland-Tujunga Lion’s Watermelon Festival was recently featured on the one and only Jeopardy! A big thanks to Cheryl Valdez for the find!

Announcements Coming Soon

Announcements Coming Soon

Nov 12, 2013

We’re still resting and recovering from 2013′s festival, but we’ll be making announcements in the coming months. Check back soon!

Music Line-Up To Be Announced in 2014

Music Line-Up To Be Announced in 2014

Nov 12, 2013

We are hard at working scouting bands for the 2014 Watermelon Festival. Entertainment will be announced in the coming months.