Located in Downtown Mendota, Illinois
August 9 - 12, 2018
Sweet Corn Festival
Aug 9 - 12, 2018

ALL NEW RIDES

FOR ALL AGES!

SWEET CORN BOIL

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

FOOD & FUN VENDORS

THURSDAY - SUNDAY

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

FRIDAY & SATURDAY

WELCOME TO THE 71ST ANNUAL SWEET CORN FESTIVAL
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Countdown until the
71st Annual Mendota Sweet Corn Festival

Tons of free, hot, buttered, delicious Del Monte sweet corn will be the highlight of the 71st annual Sweet Corn Festival to be held in Mendota, Illinois on August 9,10,11,12th, 2018.

The Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce is preparing for the gigantic undertaking of hosting over 60,000 visitors, who consume over 50 tons of sweet corn during the festival weekend.

Don't miss the excitement for the festival offers a variety of entertainment events for the entire family. The events take place primarily in the downtown area, and with the exception of the beer garden, have no admission fees or parking fees.

Free musical entertainment is in abundance. The Crafters Market Place and flea market features over 200 dealers in hand made crafts and unique merchandise. There is a Queen Pageant, beer garden with live bands, grand parade and a brand new carnival with more rides and games for both adults and children, plus much more.

The midways are lined with food booths, featuring a multitude of ethnic, regional and festival foods, but the "BIG EVENT" is the serving of the free Del Monte sweet corn on Sunday afternoon. For over 70 years, it has been cooked to its golden goodness with the help of a vintage steam engine.

The good times are waiting, the welcome mat is out, come to Mendota for one of the Midwest's oldest and largest harvest festivals, the 71st annual Sweet Corn Festival.

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Advance Sale Ticket
RIDE ALL FOUR DAYS FROM OPEN UNTIL CLOSE
With a Carnival Mega Pass!
SAVE $15 - Buy before AUGUST 8, 2018 AT 4pm - ONLY $60
Mendota Sweet Corn Festival
50/50 Raffle
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