Wristband Specials

Don’t forget to purchase your wristbands for the always-fun carnival.  The wristband special for Friday night is from 6:00-10:00 PM and Saturdays special is from 12:00-4:00PM.  Wristbands are $20.00 for unlimited carnival rides.

The Coolest Green Bay Packers Quilt Ever

One of the featured items at this years CornFest Auction will be this totally cool Green Bay packers Quilt.  So get to the auction [It’s Sunday afternoon] place your bids and use it with Packers Pride!   Oh and you can tick off your Chicago Bears buddies.  Just kidding……………….

New Event Coming – Outhouse Races

There is simply nothing more American than a good-old-fashioned Out House Race.  And we are bringing to the 2012 Dairen Cornfest.  Not quite as fast as Nascar , but  you can still cheer on your favorite team.    Come see the unique and colorful designs.  Meet the Driver and the Pit-Crews. Enjoy a brat and an ear of corn.  Feel the …

Parades and firetrucks go together so well

There is nothing like a great parade.  The Darien Cornfest’s annual Sunday Parade was no exception [thanks to Pattie and her Posse].  The awesome parade of Fire and Service vehicles [and crews] were enjoyed by all.  So much that they get their own gallery.  Check it out. [nggallery id=17]

Check out the Darien CornFest YouTube Channel

If you want to check out some cool videos from the Festival this year, make sure to check out our You Tube Channel. Click HERE to watch some videos and then subscribe as we will be adding even more videos as we go.

Lots of Corn Thanks to Birds Eye Foods

Again, the Darien Cornfest would like to thank Birds Eye Foods for their generous donation of delicious Sweet Corn.  And when we mean corn, we mean LOTS of corn.  Thank you Birds Eye! [nggallery id=12]

McHenry County Bicycle Club at Cornfest

The Darien Cornfest would like to thank the McHenry County Bicycle Club for riding in and sharing the day with everyone at Cornfest.  Plus their riding jerseys are really cool too!  Check out their website for more details and a schedule of upcoming rides. [nggallery id=10]  

9-11 Tribute

To honor the ten  year anneversary of 9-11 we will be having a tribute at the Fire Station.  We will be retiring the American Flag with a Flag Ceremony.  There will be a special treat of hearing Michael Claridge perform his new song “We the People” – Local Fox channel 6 will be there to record the event, look out for it.

Check out the Walworth County Cloggers

The Walworth County Cloggers will be performing on Saturady at 4:00 PM What is Clogging? Clogging is a PERCUSSIVE DANCE FORM — so yes, it is similar to tap, irish and canadian step dance.  But clogging is more than that.  Clogging is very much a part of our American heritage. It began in the Appalachian Mountain region and was brought to …