Campus Recreation Hosts Watermelon Fest

Campus recreation opportunities available for students will be on full display Wednesday evening during the annual Watermelon Fest. The event is taking place at 9 p.m. at the campus recreation fields. During the evening, students will enjoy a variety of outdoor activities including baggo, disc golf, ultimate Frisbee, birdie golf and flag football. As part of the festivities, students will also be able to compete in a watermelon ‚Äúseed spitting competition” to win prizes. The annual event is one of several taking place as part of Welcome Week at Arkansas Tech University. Throughout Welcome Week, students are encouraged to post their experiences on social media using the hashtag #atuwelcome. Access the complete Welcome Week schedule.