71st Annual Mendota Sweet Corn Festival Crafters' Market Place & Flea Market

Pending moderation
Date: 
Aug 11 2018 to Aug 12 2018
Times: 

Saturday, Aug. 11 - 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Sunday, Aug. 12 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Address: 
Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce
800 Washington Street
61342 Mendota , IL
United States
Phone: (815) 539-6507
Illinois US

The Mendota Sweet Corn Festival, which is a 3.5 day event, August 9-12 is one of the Midwest's largest harvest festivals. Includes Craft Show & Flea Market, Parade, Free Entertainment, Festival & Ethnic Food Booths, Beer Garden with live bands, Queen Pageant, Carnival & serving of FREE, hot buttered Del Monte Sweet Corn on Sunday afternoon. No admission or parking fees, ($5 admission to beer garden only) Family Event.

Eligible Media: 

Handmade Arts & Crafts, Flea Mkt. considered selling items that you do not hand make, direct sales vendors.

Artist Deadline: 
07/16/2018
Artist Vendor Fees: 

2 day spaces for Sat. & Sun. - $70.00 for the weekend
1 day spaces for Sat. only - $35.00

Estimated Attendance: 
55,000-60,000
Number of Exhibitors: 
200
Juried?: 
No
Notes: 

Spaces are located in several areas in the center of downtown Mendota, IL.
Areas are very close together. They are Veterans' Park, Rt. 34; Indiana Ave. (Sat. only spaces); Jefferson Street and adjacent Elks Club Parking Lot.
You must bring your own awning and tables. We will take applications until we are full.

We do have spaces for food vendors, commercial vendors and merchandise vendors on our midways. A 10' frontage on the midway is $200 for the 3.5 days. Electricity is available (cost) and so is water (no cost).

Wheelchair Accessible?: 
Yes
Contact Info
Name: 
Roberta Friedlein
Company: 
Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce