Friday, August 18th - 5pm-12Am
Saturday, August 19th - 11am-12Am
Sunday, August 20th - 8am-4pm (alcohol is not served)

Corner of State Street & Grand River Ave.

The fun never stops in the Howell Melon Festival Tent!   We'll be serving up cold beer, local wines and delicious food.  There will also be bag toss, over sized games and an outdoor seating area.  Free admission into the tent all weekend long and all ages welcome until 9:00PM each night.  

Alcoholic beverages will only be served Friday-Saturday.  After 9:00PM,  you must be 21 or older with a valid ID to enter the tent.     

Empty Canvas Performance

Friday, August 18th

Be sure to stop by the Festival Tent on Friday for a free concert by Empty Canvas!  They'll be creating an awesome oil painting while performing live music at the Festival Tent!

Craft Beer Selection: - Provided by Eternity Brewing Company -

Coming soon!


Wine Selection:
- PROVIDED BY Howell's Mainstreet Winery -

Coming soon!

Local musicians interested in playing at the event can send an email inquiry to melonfest@howellrecreation.org.  Must include availability, links to previous performances and/or music. Monetary compensation is not available at this time.