Sweet Corn Festival

August 30, 2014
Event By: Lucky Ladd Farms Address: 4374 Rocky Glade Rd Eagleville, TN 37060 Email: farmerladd@luckyladdfarms.com Phone: (615) 274-3786
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Late summer brings super sweet fun for all that will have you grinning ear to ear! Test your skills and win prizes in the Corn Eating, Corn Shucking, Corny Hat and Sweet Corn Selfie Competitions. Plus we will bring the Splash Zone back for all to beat the heat and cool off in our splash pad, bubble blast pool and inflatable water slides! We'll be serving up everybody's seasonal favorite - fresh and super sweet corn on the cob, dripping with warm butter and covered in your favorite flavored seasoning for only $3 per ear. Fresh picked sweet corn available for purchase - great for grilling up for your next summertime party. CORN EATING and CORN SHUCKING CONTESTS CORN EATING - 12:00 PM Contestants can belly up to the table to nibble down as much corn as possible during our Corn Eating Contest. CORN SHUCKING - 3:30 PM It will be "Shuck and Awe" as contestants let the husks and silks fly in our Corn Shucking Contest. Contest participation is FREE with full-fare paid admission and for Season Pass Members. Each contest will have four divisions: Ages 5 and Under; Ages 6-11; Ages 12-17; Ages 18 and Older. Timed contests are one minute for the youngest age division and three minutes for all others. Prizes are awarded to each division winner. All children's division prizes valued at over $50.00 each and a $50.00 Cash Prize awarded to Adult Division (Ages 18 and Older) Winners. Contest Registration is on-site the day of the event. Contests are limited to 20 entries per age division. Contest locations announced on-site the day of the event. CORNY HAT CONTEST CORNY HAT CONTEST - 1:30 PM Time to break out the glue guns, feathers, sparkles, pipe cleaners, pom poms, paper mache and other crazy junk you can find to create your corniest hat. Hats must be homemade. The bases can be store bought but all decoration must be your creations and hand decorated. Contest participation is FREE with full-fare paid admission and for Season Pass Members. Contest open to all ages. A $50.00 Cash Prize awarded winner. There is no limit on the number of participants for this contest. Contest Registration is on-site the day of the event. Contest locations announced on-site the day of the event. SWEET CORN SELFIE CONTEST Contestants can visit our photo booth throughout the day during the Sweet Corn Spectacular to show us your corniest grin. Photos will be posted on Lucky Ladd Farms Facebook page. The contest will remain online with open voting through September 14. The contestants picture which receives the most likes will be announced as the winner. Contestants are encourages to tag and share their pictures with friends and family to get more likes. Winners to be announced September 15. Contest participation is FREE with full-fare paid admission and for Season Pass Members. There will be two divisions for this contest: solo selfies and group selfies A $100.00 Cash Prize awarded to each division winner. Contest Registration is on-site the day of the event. There is no limit on the number of participants for this contest. Lewd behavior prohibited and entries will be disqualified. (Sad that we even have to say this.) Contest locations announced on-site the day of the event. *Sweet Corn Spectacular activities are included free with regular Farm admission ($10); this event is FREE for Season Pass Members. Guests using discounted or FREE admission tickets may not participate in contests. In the case of inclement weather, please check the Farm's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ luckyladdfarms) for up-to-date information. Weather-influenced cancellations will be made by or before 9:00 a.m. on date of the event.




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City: Eagleville, TN
Region: Middle Tennessee
Subregion: Nashville & Surrounding Areas

Admission Rates:
$10 per person. Children under two admitted free.

Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, Cash, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX

Hours Open:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM