2017 Sponsors & Volunteers


Many thanks to our sponsors for assisting us in this year’s festival. Without you, we wouldn’t be able to continue our festival.


Alsum Produce
Del Monte
Mike’s Auto Repair
United Community Bank
EK Machine Co Inc
Indian Trails Campground
MGD Welding
Smith Bus Service
Duck Creek Campground
Caddy Shack
Carol’s Cones
American Family Insurance – Phil Parker
First Weber – Scott Smith
Rohde Sales
Crawford Oil
Nessam Trucking
Pardeeville Area Business Association
Steve’s Body Shop
Weaver Auto
Pardeeville Sport Marine
National Exchange Bank & Trust
Blystone Towing
On The Way Cafe
Pardeeville Fire Department
Roberts Hill Insurance
Larry’s Trophies
Doug Kammer


Pardeeville Shopper
Rio Shopper
Culver’s of Portage
Wyocena Yacht Club Q Crew

Natalie Bovre
Phil Hodgson
Barry & Margo Pufahl
Ida Price
In memory of Grace Borgkvist

Todd Helper and family
Dick & Karen Depies
Tom & Carol Iverson
Mark D Taylor and family
Steve Thompson
Ruth Thompson
Kyle Williams and family
Kathy Morrison and family

Pardeeville PTO
Pardeeville Lions Club
American Legion Post 215
Pardeeville Student Council

Many past and present melonheads cutting watermelon and helping where needed, including Jim Shmidttz, Jim Hemmuler, Phil Possel, Clark & Phil Hodgson, Barry Pufahl, and Ray Roundy


Without the help of these people, our festival wouldn’t function. Many thanks to everyone!


Concession stand: Pardeeville PTO

Midway games: Pardeeville Student Council

Ticket Sales: American Legion

Hay Dive: Geoff Gilbert and volunteers

Watermelon Carving: Cliff Burton

Seed Spitting: Doug Hare and Carol Miller


President: Todd Hepler

Vice-President: Dick Depies

Treasurer: Karen Depies

Secretary: Mark D Taylor

Committee Members:
Robert Becker
Cmd Tom Borgkvist
Tom Iverson
Kathy Morrison