Enjoy hot buttered sweet corn, large midway, tractor pulls, square dancing, farm exhibits, and lots of food. The festival is from August 27-30 from 5 p.m.-11 p.m., and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free. For more information, visit sweetcornfest.com.



Come enjoy hot butter flavored sweet corn served fresh on the cob and piping hot. Bring the whole family to experience a wide variety of delicious foods, large midway, tractor pulls, square dancing, contests galore, farm animals, historical exhibits and top-name country music entertainers while strolling the shady Historic Lions Park. The proceeds from this four-day community event is a major source of income for over 75 non-profit charitable organizations operating all of the food and game concessions. We're only 25 miles east of Columbus on State Route 204 overlooking the south shore of Buckeye Lake. Join the Millersport Lions Club in 2008 as we celebrate our 62nd year. The festival is from August 27-30 from 5 p.m.-11 p.m., and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free.

Schedule of events

Main Stage

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

6:00 p.m. Grand Parade
7:45 p.m. High School Band Concert
8:30 p.m. High School Band Concert

Thursday, August 28, 2008

7:30 p.m. Selection of 2008 Sweet Corn Sweetheart (Queen's Pageant)
9:00 p.m. Laker Pride Student Pep Rally

Friday, August 29, 2008

8:30 p.m. BlackHawk

Saturday, August 30, 2008

8:00 p.m. Introduction of 2008 Sweet Corn Sweetheart and Court
8:30 p.m. Aaron Tippin

Covered Bridge Entertainment Area

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

7:30 p.m. Garden & Compact Tract Tug Pull

Thursday, August 28, 2008

7:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Tug Pull (1959 and under)

Friday, August 29, 2008

7:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Tug Pull (1959 and under)

Saturday, August 30, 2008

3:00 p.m. Antique Tractor Tug Pull (1959 and under)

Founders' Commons Stage

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

6:00 p.m. Corn Eating Contest (all ages)
7:30 p.m. Celebrity Corn Eating Contest

Thursday, August 28, 2008

6:00 p.m. Corn Eating Contest (all ages)
7:00 p.m. Ladies only Corn Eating Contest (Over 16 only)
8:00 p.m. Gospel Singers "One Way"

Friday, August 29, 2008

6:00 p.m. Corn Eating Contest (all ages)
7:00 p.m. Area Lions Clubs Corn Eating Challenge

Saturday, August 30, 2008

9:00 a.m. 17th Annual Ken Keener Classic 5-K Run
12:00 p.m. Kiddie Tractor Pull (classes by weight 105 lbs. or 12 yrs. maximum)
2:30 p.m. Outhouse Races
3:30 p.m. Christina Barth & Ohio's Youth Entertainers Stage Show
5:00 p.m. Three Wheel Race
6:00 p.m. Corn Eating Contest (all ages)
7:30 p.m. Grand Champion "Cob Cleaning" Corn Eating Contest (all previous 2008 winners)

Hickory Grove Bandstand

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

7:30 p.m. Fairfield Beach Karate School
8:30 p.m. Blue Grass Music

Thursday, August 28, 2008

6:00 p.m. Conrad Cooper's Midwest Cloggers
7:00 p.m. Harmony Country Dancers
8:30 p.m. Blue Grass Music (the Peach Mountain Boys)

Friday, August 29, 2008

6:00 p.m. Dance Explosion
7:00 p.m. Joanne's Country Cloggers
8:30 p.m. Wayne King Square Dance Band

Saturday, August 30, 2008

12:00 p.m. Square Dance Demonstration
2:00 p.m. The Voices of Ohio - Vocal Musical Group (www.voicesofohio.com)
3:30 p.m. Fairfield Beach Karate School
5:00 p.m. Conrad Cooper's Midwest Cloggers
6:00 p.m. Wildfire Cloggers
6:20 p.m. Fun Bunch
6:40 p.m. Five Point Cloggers
7:00 p.m. Teays River Cloggers
7:20 p.m. Country Crossroad Cloggers
7:40 p.m. Cloggers Production Number - Movie Premier
8:30 p.m. - Wayne King Square Dance Band

Roving Entertainment

Thursday, August 28, 2008

6:00 p.m. The Ragtime Strutters

Friday, August 29, 2008

6:00 p.m. The Ragtime Strutters

Saturday, August 30, 2008

6:00 p.m. The Ragtime Strutters

For more information, visit sweetcornfest.com.