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 4 person best ball tournament with 1pm shotgun start! Hosted by Jacobson-Westergard - Registration Available July 1st 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 - Registration available July 9th 6:45pm Kids Games: FREE to all kids, Old fashioned games divided up by age categories 7pm Corn Dog Races 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 21+
SATURDAY AUGUST 4 7-7:45am Run for the Cob 5K/10K/Half Marathon/1 mile fun run - Register HERE! 10am-4pmMerchant Market! Vendors selling all types of goods including handmade crafts! Located on the Court House Square - Register to be a vendor HERE! 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! - Register to be in the parade HERE! All Day Food Vendors: Food includes: Cotton Candy, Desserts, BBQ, grilled food, fried food, pie, snow cones, cupcakes, mini donuts and so much more! Located on 7th Street! Following parade FREE SWEETCORN! Over 6,000 ears of corn are given out! Located on 1st Avenue N 12-4pm Sweet Cars Show: Black Knights Car Club show off the sweetest cars around! Located on 1st Ave N and N 8th Street! 12-4pm Inflatable Fun! 7 huge inflatables for all ages! Only $15 for an all day play wristband! Located on N 6th Street 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 tune! 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! Located on N 7th Street 2pm Kids water fights - Located on North 6th Street! 2-5pm IZAAK Walton 5 Stand Sporting Clays - Located at IZAAK Walton 2:30pm Bean Bag Tournament: located in Thoreson Park! 8pm-11pm Youth Dance (Ages 12-17) $5 entry fee 9pm-1am Street Dance, Live Band, Junk FM is back, 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. Located in the Duhigg Center 9:30am Worship Service in the Park. Located in Library Square 1pm Des Moines River Fun Float: Due to Construction please be prepared for a different starting point this year! We will update the float information as soon as it is available! Hosted by the Emmet County Water Trails Association! All Day Free Swim at Estherville Public Pool- hosted by the City of Estherville!