2018 TENTATIVE SCHEDULE - OFFICIAL SCHEDULE AVAILABLE MID JULY
THURSDAY AUGUST 2 5-7pm Downtown Market 5:30pm Presentation of the Flames 5:35pm Burning of the Cobs 5:45-6:30pm FREE Smore's roast them yourself over a bonfire! (All activities take place in Library Square!)
FRIDAY AUGUST 3 1pm: Sweet Corn Days Golf Tournament (NEW) 4 person best ball tournament with 1pm shot gun start! hosted by Jacobson-Westergard 5-9pm Food Vendors: options include desserts, BBQ, Fair Foods, Pie and more 5:30-8pm Sweet Cars Cruise 6pm Little Miss and Mr. Sweet Corn Pageant 6:45pm Kids Games: FREE to all kids, Old fashioned games divided up by age categories 5pm- 8pm Motorcycle Show - bring your bike down and show it off, 8:00pm Minute to Win It: Game Show where the audience gets a chance to win! Prizes for all winners! 9pm Hula Hoop Show Down: We've got the hoops ready! Categories for all ages! Prizes for winners After dark/9:30pm FIREWORKS: brought to you by NorthStar Bank and Agency! 9pm to 1am Woody's Pizza Live Band Sinister! 21+
SATURDAY AUGUST 4 7-7:45am Run for the Cob 5K/10K/Half Marathon/1 mile fun run 10am-4pmMerchant Market! Vendors selling all types of goods including handmade crafts! 10:30amParade: runs along Central Avenue from 18th street to 5th street. Bring some lawn chairs and check out the biggest parade in NW Iowa! All Day Food Vendors: Food includes: Cotton Candy, Desserts, BBQ, grilled food, fried food, pie, snow cones, cupcakes, mini donuts and so much more! - Following parade- FREE SWEETCORN! Over 6,000 ears of corn are given out! 12-4pm Sweet Cars Show: Black Knights Car Club show off the sweetest cars around! 12-4pm Inflatable Fun! 7 huge inflatables for all ages! Only $15 for an all day play wristband! 12-2:30pm with a 1pm show on center stage, Mr. Twister: Free balloon animals for the kids plus an entertaining show on Center Stage! 12-4pm Music on the Square: Ask DJ Noodle to play your favorite toon! 1pm Sweet Bikes and Sweet Cars Fun Run: Hosted by Driftbusters Snowmobile Club! 1pm Firefighter Water Competition: Watch the fireman compete in this fun contest 2pm Kids water fights 2-5pm IZAAK Walton 5 Stand Sporting Clays 2:30pm Bean Bag Tournament: located in Thoreson Park! 3pm Duck Dive: the ducks get plucked by our celebrity duck divers from the deep end of the Estherville Public Pool! 8pm-11pm Youth Dance (Ages 12-17): Head to the firehall for a fun night! 9pm-1am Street Dance, Live Band playing your favorites from past and present! 21+ for beer but NEW THIS YEAR 19-20 year olds allowed entry! $5 cover charge!
SUNDAY AUGUST 5 9am-noon Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast 9:30am Worship Service in the Park 1pm Des Moines River Fun Float: Drop your boat off at the A17 River access and park your car at the Parking lot directly south of the pool, a shuttle will transport you back to the start!! Float at your own risk! Food and other items available! hosted by Emmet County Water Trails- Free Swim at Estherville Public Pool- hosted by the City of Estherville!