NC Watermelon Queen

Meet the current NC Watermelon Queen

2021 North Carolina Watermelon Queen

Watermelon Queen 2021 - Anna Young

Miss Anna Young was crowned as the 2021 North Carolina Watermelon Queen during the North Carolina Watermelon Association's virtual pageant on March14, 2021.  For the second year, the North Carolina Watermelon Association Convention was postponed due to Covid-19 gathering restrictions but the association worked diligently to crown a 2021 Queen to represent their product. 

 Anna is the 20 year old daughter of David and Angela Young of Alexander, NC.  She is currently a student at North Carolina State University majoring in Agricultural Science with an Agri-Business Concentration. Her future plan is to obtain a career working in marketing or global outreach for an agricultural company.  Anna has served as the North Carolina State FFA Vice President and was selected the FFA State Champion in Parliamentary Procedure. She is also an accredited Parliamentarian. Anna is active in her community serving as a Buncombe County Farm Bureau Women's Committee Board Member and a Madison County Chamber of Commerce Youth Outreach Representative. She enjoys photography, dancing, music and her Bible studies.  

As North Carolina Watermelon Queen, Anna hopes to share her love of watermelon while serving as the spokesperson for the North Carolina watermelon industry all across the state. Anna will hold the state title for one year and represent the NCWA at the 2022 NWA Convention.

2021 North Carolina Watermelon Queen

Queen's Schedule

If you would like to schedule the queen for an event please call or email:
Sharon Rogers - 336-583-9630

NC Watermelon Queen Virtual Pageant

March 14, 2021

James W Smith Elementary Farm to School Celebration

April 22, 2021
Cove City, NC

Howell Farming Company - Farm Tour

May 11, 2021
Goldsboro, NC

Lancaster Farms - Farm Tour

May 11, 2021
Wilson, NC

Watermelon Day at the NC General Assembly

July 14, 2021
Raleigh, NC

WNC Farmers Market Watermelon Day

July 16, 2021
Asheville, NC

Farmers Day Festival

July 17, 2021
China Grove, NC

NC & National Watermelon Queen Grower & Industry tours

July 19 - 21, 2021
North Carolina

Charlotte Farmers Market Watermelon Day

July 23, 2021
Charlotte, NC

North Carolina Watermelon Festival

August 5-7, 2021
Murfreesboro, NC

Fair Bluff Watermelon Festival

August 14, 2021
Fair Bluff, NC

NCSU Wolfpack Football Watermelon Day

August 21, 2021
Raleigh, NC

Winterville Watermelon Festival

August 26-28, 2021
Winterville, NC

NC State Fair

October 15, 2021
Raleigh, NC

NC Ag Expo

November 30, 2021
Raleigh, NC

NWA Convention

February 23-26, 2022
New York, NY

North Carolina Watermelon Assoc. Convention

March 11-12, 2021
Wrightsville Beach, NC

Be Our Next Watermelon Queen

Be The Next Watermelon Queen!

Would you like to be the 2022 North Carolina Watermelon Queen?

The 2021 crown was presented to Miss Anna Young of Alexander, during the virtual pageant held by the North Carolina Watermelon Association on March 14, 2021.  2022 could be your turn!

The North Carolina Watermelon Association will be holding its Annual Watermelon Queen Scholarship Pageant March 11-13, 2022 at the Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort in Wrightsville Beach, NC. If you are interested in participating in the pageant please contact Sharon Rogers by email or phone 336-583-9630 for all the details.  Application deadline is February 15, 2022.

Be The Next Watermelon Queen!

Contact us

Mailing Address:
PO Box 58220
Raleigh, NC 27658

Telephone: (919) 413-9544
Fax: (919) 882-8533