If you love watermelons and cantaloupes, be sure to come out and load up this Saturday, August 1st as the Concho Valley Farmers Market celebrates its annual 'Melon Fest' from 7 am until 12 noon at the Pavilion. 

There will be around 30 vendors both local and from out of town offering delicious melons they have grown and will be offering for sale. Other seasonal fruits, vegetables and plants will also be available.

Bring the whole family and enjoy live music and door prizes throughout the event.

Keep in mind that the Farmers Market offers sales on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays that run from springtime through the fall. Pick up all kinds of vegetables, herbs, pecans, native plants, and a lot more.

The Farmers Market Pavilion is located at 609 South Oakes across from Fort Concho.