AVON — The Avon Rotary Club is sponsoring their 32nd annual Corn Festival on Saturday, August 11, 2018.
The festival feature various opportunities to perform arts and crafts, taste great food, and enjoy multiple concerts around three stages, with the headlining band being The Skycoasters.
The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. there will be food, shopping and a chance to meet the Corn Festival Mascot Kernel Cornfestus, as well as multiple concerts.
From 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. there will be live entertainment at the three stages.
From 12 noon to 2:30 it’s the ultimate challenge in the corncob eating contest at the Village Hall stage.
From 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be more arts and crafts.
At 7:30 p.m. The Skycoasters will take the stage and perform at the main stage.
For vendors, sign in starts at 6:30 a.m.
To see what arts and crafts are provided, take a look at the registered vendors list.
For kids, there will also be carnival games, DeCann’s Duck Pond, and a bouncy house.
Admission is free for all and proceeds are used to support many service organizations and causes such as the Boy Scouts, Avon Rotary-Lions Ambulance Service, Avon Food Pantry, Teresa House, literacy programs, Rotary International Youth Exchange students, and the Rotary Foundation.