Rush Springs has a tight knit and welcoming community. The town is best known for their Watermelon Festival, a beloved annual tradition held every second Saturday in August since 1948. The Watermelon Festival attracts thousands of visitors to this little town every year. To learn about the rich history of Rush Springs, stop by the Hampton House Museum on the main strip. Driving down Blakely Avenue, you will see a variety of delicious places to eat and cozy boutiques and shops to browse through.
When heading into town, keep your eyes peeled to spot the Dinosaur Roadside Ranch on US Highway 81.