13 ways to celebrate National Watermelon Day
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National Watermelon Day is one of those "holidays" that might seem silly -- but we'd like to take this day to recognize all the amazing ways that watermelon makes our lives better.
It's a light, sweet, refreshing fruit, it's perfect in drinks, it's adorable when used as a design, and it's quintessentially representative of summer. What more could you possibly need?
Click through below for some of our favorite ways to celebrate this very, very special holiday. And enjoy plenty of watermelon while it's still in season!
12 ways to celebrate National Watermelon Day
in New York to try The Little Deuce Coupe cocktail.
Try "The Chill Pill" cocktail at The Eddy
in New York's East Village.
Make the Made Real
Watermelon Slushie -- recipe below!
Serving Size: Two, 8 oz. glasses
2 cups ice
4 oz. watermelon juice
3 oz. Made Real Vodka
Squeeze of citrus
Slice of citrus for garnish
Add all ingredients to blender and mix until “slushified”.
How to: A mason jar watermelon cake
Lip scrub for soft lips that you can make at home and eat
Zucchini and apple bread with walnut streusel