Sleepy Eye Chamber of Commerce

Buttered Corn Days

 Join us for the

54th Annual Buttered Corn Days

Friday, August 21 and Saturday, August 22, 2015!


Schedule of Events Poster 2015Thursday, August 20 (Pre Buttered Corn Days fun):

Start buttering your corn up right by climbing on the Hoopla Train!

trainOne night only on August 20th at 7pm at the Historic Orchid Inn in Sleepy Eye,  Sod House Theater presents “The Hoopla Train With Yard Master Yip and his Polkastra!”  It’s the Lawrence Welk Show meets Hee Haw in this tribute to the variety shows of the 70’s with live music, singing, sketch comedy, Feats of Amazement and featuring live music by the Sleepy Eye Concertina Club!

Tickets are only $15 and can be purchased at the Orchid Inn (500 Burnside St SE, 507-794-3211

City Wide Garage Sale Info

ON FRIDAY AUGUST 21 ONLY, ENJOY FREE BUTTERED SWEET CORN, 1919 ROOT BEER FLOATS AND BEER WHILE ENJOYING MUSIC AND CRAFT VENDORS.  THERE ARE KID’S GAMES, THE ZOOMAN, A RAFFLE DRAWING AND CORN EATING CONTEST.

THE BUTTERED CORN DAYS PARADE IS SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, LINE UP WILL START AT 2PM AND THE PARADE WILL START AT 3PM!


 Thank you to our sponsors!

2015 Buttered Corn Days Sponsors


Entry Forms

  • The Super Hero 5K Run and Fitness Walk Register online before Aug. 1, 2015 to receive a T-shirt.http://www.zapevent.com/listactivities.aspx?eventid=7200 For Parkinson’s Disease we need to find a cure !

  • All Volleyball Teams 4 members…need to register by Aug. 1st
  • Kids Shoot Out has been moved up to 10:30 a.m. Need to register by Aug. 1st
  • Kids Super Hero Run at 8:30 a.m. Allison Park need to register by August 1st for T-shirt
  • OREO Eating Championships Follows  5K…need to register by Aug. 1st.


Want to be a volunteer at Buttered Corn Day? Click here to sign up http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040448a9ab22aa8-volunteer


Fall citywide garage sales will be Friday, August 21 and Saturday, August 22!


RAFFLE TICKETS are available for sale! Purchase for only $10 a ticket and buy them at the Chamber or any Chamber member business. Drawing will be Friday, August 21, 7pm at Allison Park (do not need to be present to win)

Raffle package Poster for businesses