6 Corn Festivals Every True Illinoisan Will Absolutely Love

Though many Midwest states are known for corn production, Illinois might be the most proud. We celebrate the harvest of our favorite vegetable with corn festivals that attract locals from far and wide.

Everyone loves when the fair comes to town, and these six carnivals and festivals are some of Illinois’ best. Keep scrolling for dates and other details.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’re looking for more great festivals, check out these 10 unique hot air balloon celebrations in Illinois.

Have you ever been to one of these festivals? Share your experiences and photos with us!