2020 Indiana Sweet Corn Festivals: Where, When and More to Find a Sweet Corn Festival Near You!
Looking for a Sweet Corn festival in September 2020? There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! Sweet Corn festivals are held through the United States,
Canada, Britain, and
Australia and much of the world. All the Sweet Corn
festivals we can find are listed on this page!
If you love Corn, look for a festival near you below! And I'm
looking for more Sweet Corn festivals! Please write me, if
you know of any to add! I update the dates as soon as the festivals
publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually
the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's
Especially this year, due to Coronavirus, be sure to click on the
links (the blue, underlined name of the each festival) to confirm this
year's dates on the website for each festival. If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S
DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.
Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click
here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!
2020 Sweet Corn Festivals
Corn typically ripens from July to late August in Indiana. July and August
dominate throughout most of the U.S.as the months for Corn production (and festivals)
There are two general types of Corn festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2).
Corn festival held at and by a farm. They are different in what they
community festivals tend to be less expensive so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both.)
festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about
making freezing corn, canning corn
Community Corn Festivals
Popcorn Festival of Clay County, Indiana - Friday through
Sunday, early October; Carnival Starts Thursday, 30 September
Brazil, Indiana 47834. Birthplace of the best-known name associated
with popcorn, Orville Redenbacher. "This festival celebrates the #1
snacking product in the nation POPCORN! Orville Redenbacher
established his first popcorn plant in Valparaiso, Indiana. In 1979
the City decided to thank Orville by celebrating popcorn with an
annual festival." ConAgra Corn Maze, Farmer Ron's Amazing
Fieldtrip, Popcorn Eating Contest, Lion's Club Bed Race, Orville
Look-Alike Contest, a band and Luehr's Ideal Rides carnival.
Click here to see TV Commercial.
Valparaiso Popcorn Festival - September
(always the Saturday after Labor Day), 7 am to 6:30 pm
Valparaiso, IN. Family-fun activities for all ages. Over 200 arts &
crafts booths, 30 food booths, kids games, the five-mile Popcorn
Panic, and the nation s First Popcorn Parade are only the beginning
of the excitement of this incredible festival. The Valparaiso
Popcorn Festival is located in beautiful downtown Valparaiso,
kicking off with the Popcorn Panic at 7 a.m. and wrapping up at 6:30
p.m. Plenty of off-site parking is available with a shuttle bringing
Farm Corn Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own
See each farm for this year's dates (they often do not announce them
until the end of June). T
Also, scroll down to see the links to recipes, freezing, canning and jam making
directions at the bottom of the page.
- Fulton Farms Sweet Corn Festival - August 24, 2019 and August 25, 2019
Route 202, Troy, OH. Phone: 937-339-8246. Email:
See this page for a map and directions. The sweet corn festival is an
annual event held at Fulton Farms to celebrate our sweet corn harvest. Fun,
food, games and live music all weekend. With local vendors selling food and
hand made crafts. Don't forget to try some roasted sweet corn!
Monday-Thursday 9 am to 7 pm and Friday-Sunday 9 am to 5 pm; September-
December, Monday-Thursday 10 am to 6 pm and Friday-Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. See
this page for the
Daily Crop Report.
Ice cream, popcorn, edible soybeans, fresh fruit slushy, horse-drawn
wagon rides through plantation, Troy Strawberry Festival first weekend of
June, family tour at Fulton Farms weekends in October ($5.00 per person,
includes hayride to pumpkin field, mazes, animals and a free pumpkin). The
farm includes 1,900 acres of sweet corn, beans, strawberries, tomatoes and
pumpkins, a gift shop and cafe. Through October, hop on hayrides to pick
your own pumpkins during the weekends, or call to schedule a tour of the
farm on weekdays. Christmas Trees: canaan fir, fraser fir, white pine,
services: cut-your-own, shaking. Produce
grown on the farm includes Asparagus, Beets, Sweet Globe Onions, Pickling
Cakes, Farm Fresh Eggs, Apples, Lemons, Limes, Rhubarb, Lettuce, Cabbage,
Cauliflower, Strawberries, Peaches, Corn, Green Beans, Peas, Onions,
Zucchini, Summer Squash, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Peppers, Broccoli, Watermelon,
Cantaloupe, Pumpkins, Fall Squash, Raspberries, Local Raw Honey.
Comments from a visitor on June 01, 2012:
"Fulton Farms' u-pick strawberries were great this year and the u-pick peas
are coming in nicely. "
Related Corn Information:
You can easily freeze the sweet corn and have that great taste in
the dead of winter!
This too, is easy... but it DOES require a pressure canner.
You cannot safely do this with a water bath canner. Food
poisoning is no joke!
For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!