20th Annual Estherville Sweet Corn Days
August 3-6, 2017

Presented by the Estherville Area Chamber of Commerce 

Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change:

THURSDAY AUGUST 3
5-7pm Downtown Market - 5:30pm Presentation of the Flames - 5:35pm Burning of the Cobs - 5:45-6:30pm FREE Smore's roast them yourself over a bonfire! - All activities take place in Library Square! 6:30pm Corny Carp Competition in Riverside Park near Swinging Bridge! Kids of all ages!


FRIDAY AUGUST 4
1pm: Sweet Corn Days Golf Tournament (NEW) 4 person best ball tournament with 1pm shot gun start! hosted by Jacobson-Westergard - 5-9pm Food Vendors: options include desserts, BBQ, Fair Foods, Pie and more - 5:30-8pm Sweet Cars Cruise - 6pm Little Miss and Mr. Sweet Corn Pageant - 6:45pm Kids Games: FREE to all kids, Old fashioned games divided up by age categories - 5pm- 8pm Motorcycle Show - bring your bike down and show it off, 7:45pm - Corn Dog Races, 8:00pm Minute to Win It: Game Show where the audience gets a chance to win! Prizes for all winners! - 9pm Hula Hoop Show Down: We've got the hoops ready! Categories for all ages! Prizes for winners -  After dark/9:30pm FIREWORKS: brought to you by NorthStar Bank and Agency! - 9pm to 1am Woody's Pizza Live Band Sinister! 21+ 

SATURDAY AUGUST 5
7-7:45am Run for the Cob 5K/1 mile fun run - 10am-4pm Merchant Market! Vendors selling all types of goods including handmade crafts! -10am-4pm IZAAK Walton 5 Stand Sporting Clays 10:30am Parade: runs along Central Avenue from 18th street to 5th street. Bring some lawn chairs and check out the biggest parade in NW Iowa! - All Day Food Vendors: Food includes: Cotton Candy, Desserts, BBQ, grilled food, fried food, pie, snow cones, cupcakes, mini donuts and so much more!  - Following parade- FREE SWEETCORN! Over 6,000 ears of corn are given out! - 12-4pm Sweet Cars Show: Black Knights Car Club show off the sweetest cars around! - 12-4pm Inflatable Fun! 7 huge inflatables for all ages! Only $15 for an all day play wristband! -12-2:30pm with a 1pm show on center stage, Mr. Twister: Free balloon animals for the kids plus an entertaining show on Center Stage! - 12-4pm Music on the Square: Ask DJ Noodle to play your favorite toon!  - 1pm Sweet Bikes and Sweet Cars Fun Run: Hosted by Driftbusters Snowmobile Club! - 1pm Firefighter Water Competition: Watch the fireman compete in this fun contest - 2pm Kids water fights - 2:30pm Bean Bag Tournament: located in Thoreson Park!  - 3pm Duck Dive: the ducks get plucked by our celebrity duck divers from the deep end of the Estherville Public Pool! - 8pm-11pm Youth Dance (Ages 12-17): Head to the fire hall for a fun night!- 9pm-1am Street Dance, Live Band playing your favorites from past and present! 21+ for beer but NEW THIS YEAR 19-20 year olds allowed entry! $5 cover charge!

SUNDAY AUGUST 7
9am-noon Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast  - 9:30am Worship Service in the Park - 1pm Des Moines River Fun Float: Drop your boat off at the A17 River access and park your car at the Parking lot directly south of the pool, a shuttle will transport you back to the start!!
‚ÄčEnds at the 4th Street Bridge.  Float at your own risk! Food and other items available! hosted by Emmet County Water Trails-  Free Swim at Estherville Public Pool- hosted by the City of Estherville!

Thanks to our fantastic 2017 Sweet Corn Days sponsors!

PLATINUM SPONSORS

GOLD SPONSORS

 Blum & Leonard Agency  - Daybreak - Henry-Olson Funeral Home - KILR Radio - Northwest Bank - Woody's Pizza

Silver Sponsors:

Citizen's Credit Union - Ernie Williams Ltd. - Iowa Lakes Community College
Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative - Jensen Stores - Kiwanis 

Bronze Sponsors

Ace Hardware - Black Hills Energy - Buena Vista University -  Carz Central - Casey's General Store -
Estherville Public Library -  Estherville Red Power - Great Lakes Insurance
Hardee's - North Iowa Lumber and Design - State Farm Insurance