The annual Mansfield Watermelon Festival is this weekend.
- At 10 a.m. today, the Watermelon Prince & Princess pageant will take place.
- At 1 p.m. today, the Hilltop Farm stage heats up with Mansfield Idol contestants.
- Sunday morning begins with the "Walk, Run & Spit" (watermelon seeds, that is) at 9 a.m.
- Watermelon seed spitters can get a mouthful of that juicy red summer treat by visiting the Mansfield Village Welcome Center.
Watermelon slices will also be available for those who choose not to compete in the seed spitting or watermelon eating contests.
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