Corn Fest 2017!
Downtown DeKalb
August 25, 26, 27

Fun Activities
for Fun Families

Aug 26th - 11am - 2pm

Corn Fest is one of the last remaining free music festivals among Illinois music festivals and summer festivals. Celebrating its 40th year the festival will be held in downtown DeKalb on Lincoln Hwy. between 1st and 4th St.

All shows are free to the public and there is a $5 admission fee into the soundstage area. For more information, call (815) 748-CORN.

Platinum Sponsors

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DeKalb Corn Fest added 2 new photos to the album: 2017 Corn Fest sponsors.

March 20

Corn Fest was name one of The Best 15 Free Things to Do in Illinois! We're #7!

March 15

The Barb City Brewfest will be held on Saturday, March 25th at the NIU Convocation Center in beautiful DeKalb, IL. Featuring 40+ of the best craft breweries & ciderys with over 80 brews from around the block and around the country. Visit for ticket info & more! They are partnering with the Barbed Wire Betties, a not for profit 501 (C) (3) organization with a portion of the proceeds benefiting their mission of fostering the amateur sport of Women’s Flat Track Roller Derby in DeKalb County. Tickets are on sale now on TicketMaster or at the NIU Convocation Center Box Office! #BCBF #beerfestival #barbcitybrewfest

March 6

We are not accepting any band submissions. Line up will be announced in late March. Thanks!

February 17

DeKalb Corn Fest added 33 new photos to the album: 2017 Corn Fest sponsors.

February 2

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Upload your favorite Corn Fest photos to Instagram and use the tag #dekalbcornfest or #cornfestdekalb for a chance to see your photo on this page!