2018 Championship Results

Below are the official results of the 51st Annual Pardeeville Watermelon Festival championship events held by the U.S. Watermelon Speed-Eating & Seed-Spitting Championships, Inc. For pictures from this year’s festival, click here.

If you have any questions or issues with the information listed below, please feel free to contact us directly at info@pardeevillewatermelonfestival.com.


Speed Eating

CATEGORYNAME. . . . .TIME
Women’sPam Kratz06.87 sec
Men’sChad Kratz06.16 sec
Youth 12-16Brontay Koepke 05.74 sec
Youth 6-11Rachel Hulick 16.49 sec
Youth 0-5Jackson Smith 40.67 sec
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Seed Spitting

CATEGORYNAMEFTIN
Seniors (55+)Ed Locken 307
WomenPam Kratz 226
MenCliff Burdon 3010
Youth 12-16Elaine Hepler 1811
Youth 6-11Dakota Erickson 217
Youth 0-5Sawyer Emkow 116
Adult & Child 12-16Meredith & Cliff Burdon 561
Adult & Child 6-11Todd and Lorelei Hepler 459
Adult & Child 0-5Chad and Cassie Kratz 451
Mixed DoublesNate and Christi Barden 6411
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Carving

CATEGORYNAME. . . . . PLACE
ChildBrianna Watts 1
Caitlin Bifani 2
Dillon Nelson 3
YouthMason Muscanero 1
Livy Cone 2
Landon Erickson 3
AdultJoy Staveness 1
Aaron Staveness 2
N/A3
ProAlexandra Ingersoll 1
Elba Valle 2
Eder Valle 3
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Largest Watermelon

Not held this year


The Pardeeville Watermelon Festival is an annual fall festival held the first Saturday after Labor Day in September, hosted in beautiful Chandler Park. It is held in Pardeeville, WI, USA, home of the U.S. Watermelon Speed-Eating and Seed-Spitting Championships, Inc. This website will be changing more and more as we get closer to our event, so check back soon. For more immediate information, please email info@pardeevillewatermelonfestival.com. 

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