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Watermelon season is here and the sweet and juicy melon will be the featured commodity at the state-operated farmers markets in July and August. Visitors can enjoy a free slice of watermelon while at the market.
Following are the dates, location and times of Watermelon Days:

  • July 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Charlotte Farmers Market
  • July 20, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Western N.C. Farmers Market, Asheville
  • Aug. 2, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., State Farmers Market, Raleigh
  • Aug. 3, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, Colfax




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