Turkmenistan Marks Melon Day
"The holiday of Turkmen melon is traditionally marked on the second Sunday of August. On the occasion of the “sweet” holiday is marked in all Turkmen cities and towns, exhibitions, fairs, concerts and sport events are organized. All participants and guests are offered to taste pieces of sugar melons and water melons as well as dishes of the national cuisine." More ....
Photo courtesy Turkmenistan Official Online Newspaper