Seminary, Mississippi: Big WatermelonA large watermelon statue advertised the now closed Watermelon Patch, but now has the tougher task of relating to a shoe store.
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The giant watermelon is in excellent shape! There are a few good scuff marks, probably from all the adventurous Roadside America fans rubbing up against it to capture their version of the delightful photo![Christina Lockamy, 03/05/2017]
The peeling appears to have been repaired; ready for another season!
The store is now called "Sole Sisters," and they sell shoes. The big watermelon is still there, though![Dennis Cooley, 09/06/2016]
Former fruit stand was converted to a gift shop and ice cream shop. On Highway 49 on the northbound side.[Tom Barbernitz, 06/21/2015]
There's a giant roadside watermelon at the Watermelon Patch, HWY 49 Seminary, Mississippi.[Courtney Taylor, 09/30/2014]