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Watermelon Festival Announces Royal Court Winners for 2013.

Watermelon Festival Announces Royal Court Winners for 2013.

Aug 21, 2013

The Royal Court Winners for the 2013 festival were announced Friday evening, August 16. The Coronation was presided over by National Watermelon Queen Amber Nolin of Alabama. The winners were Ericka Cunningham was crowned Queen. She is a Junior at Verdugo Hills High School and in the Junior ROTC program. John Martinez was named King. He is a Junior at Verdugo...

National Watermelon Queen Amber Nolin To Make Special Appearance at Festival

National Watermelon Queen Amber Nolin To Make Special Appearance at Festival

Jun 27, 2013

Come meet Amber Renea Nolin, the National Watermelon Queen who will be on hand for the weekend festivities. Amber was crowned the 2013 National Watermelon Queen during the 99th annual convention of the National Watermelon Association in San Antonio, Texas and will serve as Promotion Ambassador until February 2014. Amber is the 21 year old daughter of Greg and...

Alarcón to Crown Queen

Alarcón to Crown Queen

Aug 1, 2012

Los Angeles City Councilmember, Richard Alarcón will crown the 51st Watermelon Queen on Friday night, Aug. 10 at 7:30pm at the main entertainment stage.

Watermelon Queen

Watermelon Queen

Jun 15, 2012

It's a tradition that's been around since the beginning of the festival in 1961. Come and meet this year's royal court and of course our Watermelon Queen.