Sweet Corn Days 2016

Thursday, July 21

Friends of the Library Book Sale
At the Elkader Library 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Ice Cream Social hosted by Main Street Elkader
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the St Joseph’s Hall

Judging of Sweet Corn Days Royalty
5:00pm at St. Joseph’s Parish Center

Crowning of Sweet Corn Days Royalty
6:30 p.m. at the St. Joseph’s Hall

Friday, July 22

Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament
Elkader Country Club. Shotgun starts at 8:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Friends of the Library Book Sale
At the Elkader Library 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cancelled due to Excessive Heat Warnings: Shed Your Threads 5K/10K Walk/Run hosted by Elkader Fitness
Registration is at 5:30 p.m. Run starts at 6:30 p.m.
Race will start at the corner of South Main Street and Boardman Street
Visit the Elkader Fitness website for more information – http://elkaderfit.com

Family Fun Night
Begins at 7:00 p.m. on South Main Street
– Inflatables by H&H Fun Rides-Sponsored by Fennelly’s
– Castle – Slide – Joust – Bounce House-Basketball Challenge
– Train Rides, Gunny Sack Races & Much More
– Carnival Games

Fireworks at Dusk
South Main Street over the Turkey River
Sponsored by C J Moyna & Sons, Roger & Betty Buchholz, Keith & Kathy Garms, Robert & Hila Garms, Chad & Karmen Dillon, Sweet Corn Days Committee

LIVE MUSIC – By Pissin’ In The Wind
8:00 p.m. in Founder’s Park (South Main Street)
Sponsored by Central State Bank & Elkader Main Street – Rhythm on the River

Saturday, July 23

Friends of the Library Book Sale
At the Elkader Public Library 9:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Softball Tournament , Elkader City Park – Time TBD
Double Elimination, for more information or to register contact Joe Koehn at 563-880-5405

Donut Hole Eating Contest
10:00 a.m. Main Street – In front of Pedretti’s Bakery
Sponsored by Pedretti’s Bakery

Hoefer Family Kiddie Tractor Pull
Ages 4 – 11 on North Main Street (in front of General Store & Elkader Cinema) Snacks & Drinks Available
Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Pull at 11:00 a.m. SHARP!
Sanctioned with the Iowa State Pedal Pull Association
Sponsored by Bodensteiner Implement

Sweet Corn Days Parade
Featuring the Central Community High School Marching Band
1:30 p.m. on Main Street
Line-up starts at 12:30 p.m. on North First Street
Registration not required

Turkey Float
Following the Parade on South Main Street
Sponsored by Main Street Elkader

Carnival Rides & Inflatables by H&H Fun Rides
In Founder’s Park 2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
$15.00 Wristband – unlimited rides

Craft & Vendor Show :
Tastefully Simple
Pink Zebra
Sugar House Cupcakes
Pampered Chef
Usborne Books
Dunk Tank
Following the Parade on South Main Street
Sponsored by Central Pee-Wee Wrestling

Balloons By Greeny
2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in Founder’s Park
Sponsored by Renk Seed/Kent Lange

Face Painting
2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Founder’s Park

Bean Bag Tournament
3:00 p.m. Main Street in Front of Gene’s Place
Sign up at noon in front of Gene’s Place
2 person team, double elimination, entry fee with cash payback
Sponsored by Gene’s Place

Live DJ
Following Parade on Main Street
Sponsored by Brown’s Sales & Leasing

Brush Creek Canyon Car Cruise
Line up begins on North Main Street at 4:30 p.m.
Cruise leaves at 6:00 p.m.

FREE Sweet Corn
4:00 p.m. on South Main Street
Sponsored by the Elkader Fire Department

Midnight Swim at the Elkader City Pool
9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

CORNSTOCK 2015 – Live Music & Beer Garden
Music by Challenger 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
South Main Street in front of Drew’s Bar & Grille
Price of Admission – $10.00 Must be 19 years old to enter!
Music sponsored by FreedomBank
Beer Garden Sponsored by Drew’s Bar & Grille

Sunday, July 24

Softball Tournament Final, Elkader City Park – Time TBD

Whistlin’ Bit Saddle Club Fun Show
10:30 a.m. at the Elkader City Park Arena

Elkader Sweet Corn Days Royalty Form

Elkader Sweet Corn Days Countdown