Green River, Utah: Melon Days, World's Largest Watermelon

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Address:
Main St., Green River, UT
Directions:
Kept in storage in a hangar at the old (abandoned) Green River airfield. Main St. to west side of town. Airfield is on south side, just past Walnut St.
Hours:
By appt. Melon Day in Sept. (Call to verify)
Phone:
435-564-3448
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Melon Days, World's Largest Watermelon
A giant watermelon slice on wheels -- a familiar sight in Green River's annual Watermelon Days festival. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Watermelon.

Melon Days, World's Largest Watermelon

The World's Largest Watermelon is on a trailer; it's a little tough to get a good picture.

[Marie Kelly, 03/11/2016]
Watermelon Days, World's Largest Watermelon

The watermelon is now being stored under a carport next to the Powell Museum off of UT 19 - can't miss it. It is on a trailer and has silver streamers hanging off the back.

[The Brockmans, 06/04/2012]

Watermelon slice.

Watermelon Days - World's Largest Watermelon

The giant watermelon slice is made out of painted wood.

[D. Pruiksma, 08/09/2010]
Watermelon Days, World's Largest Watermelon

Just took the business loop through town. Spotted the watermelon on the north side of the road on the east part of town. Still looks good.

[Hendi, 07/03/2010]

Since it's on a trailer, the watermelon has been known to get around Green River....

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