Farmers' Market Features Seed Spitting Contest
The Riverfront Farmers' Market will hold a watermelon seed spitting contest on Thursday, September 12th during the market at the Port of Burlington. The activity is free and open to all, with ten entries each in two categories, ages 12 and under and ages 13 and up. Contestants will have three chances to spit a seed as far as they can. There are prizes for the top three winners in each category. The watermelon seed spitting contest begins at 6:00 PM. The Riverfront Farmers' Market is presented by Downtown Partners, Inc., a Main Street Iowa organization, and is sponsored by Great Western Bank.
The mission of Downtown Partners is to preserve and revitalize downtown Burlington by enhancing its economy, infrastructure, and historical and cultural features.
Downtown Partners, Inc.
A Division of the Greater Burlington Partnership
610 N. Fourth St., Suite 200
Burlington, IA 52601
A Main Street Iowa Community