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Major Prize Drawing

Each year during the Sweet Corn Festival, there are major prize ticket drawings nightly for a building full of prizes! These tickets are sold leading up to the festival and then throughout the duration of the festival.
 
Major prize tickets can be purchased from numerous nonprofit organizations that are part of our festival family or from any Millersport Lion member. During the Sweet Corn Festival the only place to purchase a chance to win is at the Major Prize Building located at Founders Commons, only a few feet from the place to purchase our delicious, hot buttered sweet corn. The tickets are affordable at $2 each or $5 for a book of 3 tickets. Buy as many as you want, no limit to the number of prizes you can win!
 
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Sweet Corn Festival Entertainment

Free Concerts – Entertainment

Come celebrate the long Labor Day Weekend with us! Arrive early to get a good seat in our open-air concert venue to enjoy the concerts held on Friday and Saturday night of the Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival. Jefferson Starship, appearing on Friday Night, September 3rd is one of the most successful arena rock groups of the 1970s and 80s, earning 3 platinum and 8 gold records, as well as numerous Top 40 singles. Enjoy the sounds of Terri Clark on Saturday Night, September 4th, with over 5 million albums sold, critically acclaimed international tours, and hit singles such as “Better Things To Do,” “Poor Poor Pitiful Me,” “Girls Lie Too,” “Northern Girl,” and “I Just Wanna Be Mad”, Terri has solidified her place in the history books of country music.
 
Make sure you allow enough time to roam the park savoring the abundance of festival foods, grabbing a few ears of sweet corn and enjoying some of the rides and games. We provide plenty of convenient parking on grass lots that flow directly into the main entrance (ONLY $10 per vehicle). By parking on the festival grounds you get the benefit of roaming security, parking attendants, restrooms and lighting. Handicap and motorcycle parking provided close to the main entrance. Easy in and out using State Route 204 near Millersport’s school campus.

Durant Amusements

Amusement Rides

Durant Amusements provides the Sweet Corn Festival with rides for all ages. There are enough rides for all age groups to fill your entire day with fun!
 
Official Site: www.durantamusements.com
 

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Festival Games

Festival Games

We have both game concessions (non-profit) and games entertainment (Durant Enterprises) that kids and adults of all ages can enjoy! Our game concessions (booths) at the Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival are operated and staffed by NON-PROFIT, CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS from throughout the Central Ohio area. We are proud of this tradition that we have been able to maintain since the very first festival in 1946. The proceeds (profits) from these booths go directly to these community organizations that participate in our festival.
 

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Animals

Animals

Each year the Sweet Corn Festival brings a pony ride for kids to enjoy. Located east of the Covered Bridge under the big tree.

kiddie tractor pull

Contests (for all ages)

We are looking for competitors! What would a fair or festival be without challenging and exciting competitions? Not very fun and we can’t allow that to happen during the Sweet Corn Festival. So check out the variety of contests available at this year’s big event!
 
Contests:
Corn Eating Contest
Kiddie Tractor Pull
Hula Hoop Contest
Corn Toss Contest
 
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Tractor Pull

Tractor Tug Pull

Garden Tractor – Compact Tractor – Farm Tractor TUG PULL
Antique (1959 and under)
 
Wednesday 5:30PM – Garden Tractors
Wednesday after Garden Tractors – Compact Tractors (2WD)
Thursday 7:00PM – Antique Tractors: 4500# and 5500#
Friday 7:00PM – Antique Tractors: 6500#
Saturday 3:00PM – Antique Tractors: 7500# and 8500#
 
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Guy Geiger, Coordinator 740-467-3588

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Concessions – Food!

The festival grounds is full of delicious food for the entire week of the festival! All food and game concessions (booths) at the Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival are operated and staffed by NON-PROFIT, CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS from throughout the Central Ohio area. We are proud of this tradition that we have been able to maintain since the very first festival in 1946. The proceeds (profits) from these booths go directly to these community organizations that participate in our festival. Many of these groups earn their entire operating budgets for the following year during this annual four-day event, plus raising additional funds for their community and civic improvement projects.


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if you are a non-profit and would like to become a vendor at our event.