Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
BOOM! SPLAT!! KAPOW!!!
Come join the ASC Crew as we celebrate Watermelon Day with "explosive" activities highlighting the basic elements of physics, math and nutrition.
Activities (included with general admission, weather-permitting):
- Watermelon carving contest
- Watermelon eating contest
- Watermelon splat demonstration
- Watermelon Goop!
Did you know...
- Watermelon is 92% water.
- Watermelon's official name is Citrullus Lanatus of the botanical family Curcurbitaceae. It is cousins to cucumbers, pumpkins and squash.
- The world's heaviest watermelon was grown by Lloyd Bright of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, in 2005, weighing in at 268.8 lbs.
All activities and times subject to change.