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Sweet Corn Blues Festival
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Over 50,000 ears of fresh sweet corn, sidewalk sales, arts, crafts, and flea market vendors await you on the streets of Uptown! Come out and enjoy the fun, food and some of the best blues music around. The festival is held over two days in late August and is a great way to welcome back the students at Illinois State University.

Sweet Corn Blues Festival 2015 will take place Saturday, August 22nd from 10:00am to 5pm (or when the corn runs out) and Sunday, August 23rd from 11am to 4pm (or when the corn runs out) on North St. from Fell to the Circle and E. Beaufort St. from the Circle to Linden St.

Download the vendor application here. 

View a parking map here. 

Parking is available for FREE in the College Ave. Deck located at 101 W. Mulberry St.

Saturday, August 22

9:45 – 10:45                         Gamma Phi Circus                                            

11:15– 12:30                          Berchtold & Stear                                                                              

1:00 – 2:30                            Joe Zaklan Band

3:00 – 4:30                           Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys

Sunday, August 23

11:00 – 12:00                        Shuga Beatz

12:00 – 1:00                          Corn Eating Contest

1:00 – 2:30                            Chicken Shack

2:45 – 4:15                             Sugar Prophets