Enjoy this "Slice of Life" festival celebrating the sweet summer fruit that made Ridgeway, N.C. famous! Attended each summer by thousands, the Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival is a daylong event full of fun for all ages, live music, food, games, vendors and more.

Presented by the Ridgeway Historical Society, Inc. and the Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Department.




  • Starting Saturday, July 8th, 2017, repeated every year on the 2nd Saturday of July @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm


Behind the Cantaloupe Shed

660 U.S. Hwy. 1 South