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Chef Hiep Thi Li To Judge Watermelon Carving Competition, Saturday, July 19 at 5:00pm.

Chef Hiep Thi Li To Judge Watermelon Carving Competition, Saturday, July 19 at 5:00pm.

Jun 12, 2014

Hiep Thi Le is the co-owner of Le Cellier Wine Bar in Marina Del Rey. The gastro beer and wine bar features “Terroir” driven wine and microbrewery beers, paired with contemporary French Vietnamese small bite platters. She has been a contestant on the television show “Chopped” and was also one of the stars of Oliver Stone’s “Heaven and...

Watermelon’s Audience Favorite, Landia Band, Returns Saturday, July 19 at 5:00pm.

Watermelon’s Audience Favorite, Landia Band, Returns Saturday, July 19 at 5:00pm.

May 2, 2014

“Fasten your seatbelts as hometown heroes, “The Landia Band”, take it all up a notch with the throbbing, pounding pulse of life itself, unleashing a moving, grooving semi-acoustic torrent of glorious noise that somehow merges smart, savvy and always compassionate songcraft with unapologetically chunky funky rhythm and razor sharp riffage of...

Bull Dawg Blues Band Returns Sunday, July 20 at 3:00pm.

Bull Dawg Blues Band Returns Sunday, July 20 at 3:00pm.

May 2, 2014

The Bull Dawg Blues Band will return to the Watermelon Festival on Sunday, July 20 at 3:00pm. Later this year they will open for Jefferson Starship. Their music is described as a unique rock and blues revue of songs by Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Jimmy Reed, Freddie King, Rolling Stones, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, Cream, Creedence Clearwater...

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!