• GWAHandlingWP

    Watermelon Handling Video

    Click here for Watermelon Recipes!  Watch this video for tips on how to pick the best watermelon, safe handling techniques (wash your watermelon, utensils, cutting board all before cutting) and different ways to slice and serve your juicy GEORGIA watermelon this summer!!    

  • GWA 2014 Conference Photo Collage

    GWA Meeting & Conference Wrap Up & Photos

    The 2014 Georgia Watermelon Association Annual Meeting & Conference was a huge success and fun was had by all; this could not have been done without our sponsors…thank you! Everything from the banquet to the luncheon to the evening festivities were fantastic. Everyone also had fun with the skeet shooting, golfing and especially the watermelon […]

  • GWA Thanks our platinum sponsors

    GWA Thanks our 2014 Platinum Sponsors

    The Georgia Watermelon Association would like to thank International Paper, Melon 1 Inc, C&L Packing, and Borders Melons East for being our 2014 Platinum Sponsors. A special thank you goes out to these organizations. If you would like to learn more about these fine companies please visit their websites below.  

Calendar of Events

See where our 2014 Watermelon Queen is Going Next!

Georgia Watermelon Association Promotions Calendar

To schedule a queen appearance at your retailer’s location, local event or school,
contact Samantha Kilgore at the GWA Office – 706-845-8575 or email Samantha Kilgore.

Upcoming NWA Conventions

2014 – Savannah, GA.
2015 – La Quinta, CA.

Watermelon Cranberry Sauce

Watermelon Cranberry Sauce Ingredients 4 cups fresh cranberries 1/2 cup organic sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 lemon (juice squeezed from the lemon) 1 lemon (zest from the lemon) 1/2 maple syrup dash of cinnamon 2 cups minced watermelon Instructions Heat cranberries, sugar, vanilla, lemon juice and zest in a 3-quart saucepan over medium low […]

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