Located in Downtown Mendota, Illinois
August 11 - 14, 2022
Sweet Corn Festival
Aug 11 - 14, 2022
Vendors Featured at the Festival

Food Vendors

For more information on becoming a food or commercial vendor at the Mendota Sweet Corn Festival, please email sweide@mendotachamber.com  with what it is that you would like to sell and a member of the Chamber Staff will contact you.

There will be delicious, mouth-watering food at the Festival- something for everyone!

Classic Favorites: Corn dogs, hot dogs, curly fries, lemon shake-ups, burgers, tenderloins, nachos, pork chops, brats, onion rings, mozzarella sticks, pizza, breadsticks, wings, cotton candy, kettle corn, funnel cakes, elephant ears, taffy, pulled pork, BBQ nachos and BBQ hot dogs.

Ethnic Favorites: Chicken or beef kabobs, egg rolls, Italian sausage, tacos, burritos, Italian beef, Cajun burger, fried calamari, gyros, spanakopita, baklava, Greek salad, Greek sampler platters, turkey legs, BBQ ribs, Philly cheese steak, spaghetti, mostaccioli and fried pickles.

Treats to cool you off: Ice Cream, blended coffee drinks, smoothies, Italian ice, snow-cones, Iced tea, Tropical Sno, root beer floats and frozen cappuccinos.

Crafters' Market & Flea Market

For more information on becoming a craft or flea market vendor at the Mendota Sweet Corn Festival, please email sweide@mendotachamber.com with what it is that you would like to sell and a member of the Chamber Staff will contact you.

Food Items: Gourmet Dip Mixes, Jams, Jellies, Salsas, BBQ Sauces, Hot Sauces, Vinaigrettes, Marinades, Mustards, Rubs, Licorice, Roasted Nuts, Fresh Peaches, Watkins's Products, Tastefully Simple, Tee Lee Popcorn

Jewelry: Handcrafted jewelry of all kinds – crystal, magnetic, agates, beaded jewelry, orange peel and seed jewelry, bamboo, chainmaille, scalemaille, Leather Paparazzi $5 jewelry, fused glass jewelry, charms, personalized stamped stainless still rings, Origami Owl lockets, Disciple crosses, crocheted jewelry, Beads of Africa, Cookie Lee, Jewels By Park Lane, bottle cap, pop can & children's jewelry.

Baby items: sleepers, tag blankets & bibs, sweaters, car seat & seat belt covers, burp cloths, bibs, booties, quilts of all kinds, sunbonnets, diaper covers, baby slings, Clothing for men, women & children: sweatshirts, T-shirts, sportswear, scarves, ponchos, ladies' & little girls' dresses

Home Décor: Wooden & metal signs, floral wreaths & swags, deco mesh wreaths, switch plate covers, hand painted old windows & screens, ceramics, glass art, hand thrown pottery, handmade clocks, shabby chic painted furniture, painted bottles, story cloths & tapestries, Longaberger baskets & accessories, antiques, dishes, tins, sports metal art, linens

Scents: Scentsy Wickless Products, Gold Canyon Candles, soy candles of all kinds, incense & burners, no burn room fresheners, aroma beads

Hand sewn items: casserole carriers, placemats, pot holders, table runners, placemats, tablecloths, quilts of all kinds, fleece blankets, pillows, mommy & me aprons, potato bags, booties, dresses, totes, purses, crocheted doilies, dishcloths & towels, afghans, snowmen, American Doll & Bitty Baby clothes

Pet items: toys, pet collars & leashes, dog coats & sweaters, cat tunnels & bags, pet beds, bandanas, pet treats, chews, pet signs & plaques

Wooden items: Bird houses, wildlife feeders, benches, planters, seasonal yard décor, solar light designs, refurbished furniture, country items

Children's items: stuffed & bean bag animals, bean bag games, coloring book bags, head bands, hair bows, tutus, sculptured barrettes, chalkboards, children's chairs, splat back toys, DVD's Blue Rays, computer games, doll clothes & accessories, Usborne Books
Accessories for men & women: purses of all kinds, handbags, wallets, belts cut to size, sunglasses, hats, Miche Purses, perfumes, scarves of all kinds, Jamberry Nails

Yard Décor: Roth Iron items, garden art, seasonal items, decorator flags, wind chimes, wind socks, telescoping flag poles, garden stakes, wine bottle chimes & hummingbird feeders, concrete statues and plaques, Wizzard of Oz Tin Men, bird feeders & houses, flower pot benches, woodcarvings

Miscellaneous: Antiques, Sports Collectables, CD's, DVD's, books, Avon Products, Tupperware, banks made from old PO Boxes, kaleidoscopes, moisture bars, salts, lotion candles, sugar scrubs, soy & shae butter soaps, herbal eye pillows, dream catchers, painted wine glasses, Thirty-One Gifts, handmade greeting cards, Christmas ornaments, snowmen, pumpkin people candy holders, photo frames, bookmarks, cell phone cases, I-Pad covers, Rade Cutlery, Awesome Pink Stuff cleaner, Norwex Cleaning Products, Chair Massage, Henna Body Art, Yoga mats

Vendor Forms

To apply as a vendor for the upcoming Mendota Sweet Corn Festival, please download the vendor application from below.
2022 Craft/Flea Market Form (5/11/2022)
Applications need to be returned to Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce, 800 Washington St., PO Box 620, Mendota, IL 61342
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Mendota Sweet Corn Festival
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