Fun For All at Dekalb Corn Fest


The annual Corn Fest is only 8 days away! With the festival offering a little something for everyone, it’s no wonder why it draws over 50,000 people from around Illinois every year.

This year the Corn Fest will be held on August 23, 24, 25 in Downtown DeKalb. The festival features a 3-day soundstage with national and regional music acts, a beer garden, carnival, car show, craft fest, kid fest, community stage, over 90 vendors, and many more activities!

Not to be missed is the Chuck Siebrasse Corn Boil. Head over on Saturday from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm for some delicious steamed sweet corn! The Corn Boil will be located at the corner of 4th Street and Lincoln Highway.

The soundstage has quite an array of music acts and will feature The Party Doctors, Hi Infidelity, The Relics and more. View the whole music lineup here. Admission to the soundstage is $5 per day. However, there is also a free viewing area.

Festival Dates:
August 23, 24, 25, 2019

Festival Hours:
Friday: 3pm-11pm
Saturday: 11am-11pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm


Festival Location:
Downtown DeKalb on Lincoln Hwy. between 1st and 4th St. and Grove and Locust St.

For more information, call (815) 748-CORN, visit or like the Facebook Page at DeKalb Corn Fest.

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