WATER VALLEY, Miss., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MaxxSouth Broadband is a proud platinum sponsor of the upcoming Watermelon Festival, which will be held in Water Valley, MS.
The 47-year long tradition will continue on Friday, August 5, bringing the community together with music and dancing, a spectacular firework display and, of course, plenty of watermelon-related activities and treats.
"It's the perfect way to celebrate the summer season with a fun-filled weekend," said Rick Ferrall, MaxxSouth Broadband Regional General Manager. "The Watermelon Carnival is a beloved event in this community, and MaxxSouth is thrilled to take part in the festivities this year."
Over 175 arts and crafts vendors will accompany the live music, games, contests, free food and activities for all ages to enjoy throughout the weekend. Ice-cold watermelon snacks on hand will be sure to help attendees beat the heat.
Providing over $7,500 in advertising and promotion of the event, MaxxSouth Broadband hopes to help promote the carnival and increase awareness about the event to potential visitors in the surrounding areas.
About MaxxSouth Broadband:
MaxxSouth Broadband service area for video, high-speed Internet and digital phone stretches more than 200 miles and includes 20 counties and 60 communities in northern Mississippi and Alabama. The company currently has approximately 80,000 subscribers for broadband services and passes 110,000 homes. Operating as a subsidiary of the reputable and diversified media holding company Block Communications Inc., MaxxSouth Broadband continues to expand and enhance its state-of-the-art broadband network in the communities it serves. For more information, visit www.MaxxSouth.com.
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SOURCE MaxxSouth Broadband