You Don’t Want To Miss The Free Buttered Corn At This Small-Town Minnesota Festival

Minnesota summers do not stop giving. With the warm weather and sunshine come boating and swimming in any of our 10,000 glorious lakes, dining al fresco at our favorite restaurants, and hiking through scenic parks.

But one of the most overlooked summer activities is the small-town festival. They’re all over the state, and they are filled to the brim with fun. One of the best is a butter corn festival in the small town of Sleepy Eye. Read on to learn about this fun summertime tradition:

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:

Have you been to this festival? For more information, check out the Buttered Corn Days Facebook page. And if you can’t get enough of Minnesota’s small town festivals, check out our past list of the 11 best small-town festivals in Minnesota.