Luling festival drops watermelons for accuracy, laughs

Luling Watermelon Thump (FlyTexas Photo)
Luling Watermelon Thump (FlyTexas Photo)

LULING, Texas (KXAN) — It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a watermelon?

As a part of Luling’s annual Watermelon Thump Festival, FlyTexas will drop five watermelons from hang gliders. The melons will be dropped for accuracy and laughs, according to the organizers.

The festival is from June 23 through the 26 offering music, events, a parade and fun for the local community.

For more information visit the festival’s website. 

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