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+ Monticello Watermelon Festival

The 66th Annual Watermelon Festival – Monticello, Florida

This weekend Jefferson County celebrated a landmark event; the 66th Annual Watermelon Festival. This year, a record breaking crowd gathered to celebrate the much-anticipated event in gorgeous downtown Monticello. Established in 1823, the historic community of Monticello still features many of its original antebellum and victorian homes. The moss draped oaks, historic homes, and quaint southern charm make the perfect backdrop for the much-loved family friendly event.