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Published on August 20th, 2017 | by Brittain Thompson


Oxford Community Market Hosting 1st Annual Celebrity Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest August 22

Who will prevail in Oxford Community Market‘s 1st Annual Celebrity Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest pm August 22 at 5 pm? The fierce Local Politicos will face off against the formidable Oxford Literati to see who can spit the farthest and raise the most money to support Oxford Community Market’s Oh, SNAP! Outreach Program.  Judging the event will be Oxford’s favorite townie, Ron Shapiro. OXCM supporters can contribute to their favorite team at the event or online hereYour donation is your vote!

Contestants: Randy Wadkins, Kevin Frye, Cristen Hemmins, The Human Lung, Beth Ann Fennelly, Lisa Howorth, Sarah Frances Hardy, and Ace Atkins.

Want to get in on the competition? Anyone can spit for a $5 donation!

Donors will enjoy a Market Happy Hour sponsored by Main Event, Artist Vodka, Luke Fisher Music, and Abners

Contact Betsy at oxcmkt@gmail.com or 662-912-OKRA to participate. The Local Voice Ligature

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Brittain was an associate editor of The Local Voice from 2015-2018, ex-journalism student, and bad noise maker from the highway town of Brandon, Mississippi.

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