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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Come help us celebrate our Diamond Jubilee at this year’s Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival!! Arrive early to get a good seat in our open-air concert venue to enjoy four nights of entertainment!!
On Wednesday night, August 31, take a step back in time and enjoy the big band sound featuring The Nostalgics, an 18-piece jazz orchestra and dance band. Appearing Thursday night, September 1, local artist David Spires will be playing some of his favorite Country Music originals, classic ’90s and today’s hits. Come enjoy the country style of Matt Stell, appearing on Friday Night, September 2. The Frontmen features the dynamic voices of 90’s country legends: Richie McDonald (formerly of Lonestar), Larry Stewart (of Restless Heart) and Tim Rushlow (formerly of Little Texas) will be appearing Saturday Night, September 3.
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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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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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Each year the Sweet Corn Festival brings a pony ride for kids to enjoy. Located east of the Covered Bridge under the big tree.
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!
Corn Eating Contest
Kiddie Tractor Pull
Hula Hoop Contest
Corn Toss Contest
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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
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.
*Click Here if you are a non-profit and would like to become a vendor at our event.