The Franklin County Watermelon Festival, Russellville, Alabama, Friday, August 15.
Lots of watermelon to enjoy.
Best steak sandwich ever.
Estimation of the crowd: between four and five hundred thousand. Just guessing.
Kerry Gilbert, KGB. Ask him about the hat.
Wayne Walker, KGB.
Mitchell Curtis, KGB
The watermelon festival continues today with a car show this morning, arts and crafts, and watermelon contests. There is music throughout the day, including Sammy Kershaw tonight at eight.