Athens – The 37th Annual Athens Cornfest is taking place this Saturday, August 19th in Athens.
The event runs from 9:00am to 5:00pm on Main Street, which will be closed to trafft from 8:00am to 4:30pm.
The children’s parade starts and ends at Athens District High School and begins at 10:00am and open to all kids. Decorate your bikes and wagons or dress in a CORNY theme and join in the fun.
There will be Old time Country Auction at 1:00pm – 1:30pm, Cornfest Breakfast, Reptile Rain Forest Show, Jerry Fun Filled Music Show, Dr. Kaboom, fresh corn on the cob, rock climbing wall and air bounce inflatables, and the Athens Fire Department.
Continuous music will include, Tom Wilson & His Western All Stars, Sue Prosser, Katie & Friends, Brockville Steel Band and Athens Idol.
As well, there will be a a children’s petting zoo, face painting, scarecrow making contest, corniest hat contest, craft court & vendors, and antique & classic car display.
For more information please visit: https://www.facebook.com/athenscornfest/
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