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Corn on the Cob Days 2017

Five days of fun for the family at Plainview’s annual summer celebration!

Saturday, August 12—

6:30 p.m.King & Queen Coronation Miss Plainview 2017 Pageant in the Plainview Elgin-Millville High School Gym.  For more information, contact Sharon Tice at 507-951-2438

Wednesday, August 16—

7:00 p.m.Praise Fest at the Trinity Evangelical Free Church at 900 S. Wabasha (down from the Kwik Trip) !  Location changed due to weather!  A variety of Praise and Gospel music for the whole family.  Pie Social by Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Thursday, August 17—

8:00 p.m.Movies in the Park!   Help celebrate the Plainview Lions Club 50th Anniversary.  The fun starts at 8 p.m. in Wedgewood Park with Facepainting by the Plainview Girl Scouts.

9:00 p.m.Batman Lego Movie – sponsored in park by Peoples State Bank.

Friday, August 18 - Sunday, August 20

Arts and Crafts Festival in Wedgewood Park.
For information or an entry form, email

Friday, August 18—

4:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Carnival at Greenwood Prairie Rehabilitation and Assisted Living.  Games, Rides, Food, Old Tractor Display.

9:00 p.m.Plainview Fireman’s Dance at the Municipal Liquor Store.  Live music from Lost Highway.  Admission – $10

Saturday, August 19—

8:00 a.m. 5K/1 Mile Run/Walk with registration starting at 8 a.m. at the American Legion.  Race is at 9:00 a.m.  For more information or to register, call Mike Andring at 507-951-1460.

9:00 a.m.Piper Hills Golf Course Three Man “Best Shot” Golf Tournament, Shotgun Start with two flights.  Call Piper Hills to register at 507-534-2613.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Model Railroad Show at Plainview High School.   Admission:  $5 – Adults; Free to children under 12 accompanied by an adult.

11:00 a.m. – Antique/Farm Tractor Pull by Wedgewood Park.  12 mph Speed Limit.  Call 507-261-5228 for more information or to register.

11:00 a.m. – Bean Bag Tourney.  Pre-register at Kim’s Saloon.  Contact Kim’s for more information.

12:00 p.m.“Peoples State Bank FUNFEST!”  in front of the Wedgewood Park Gazebo.  Kids will compete for prizes in various games.

1:00 p.m. – Soap Box Car Race.  North side of the American Legion building.  For more information email:

2:30 p.m. Tractor Games at Wedgewood Park.  One of our most popular events sponsored by the Green Prairie Classic Iron Club.  Plese call Paul  at 507-534-2991 or Charlie at 507-876-2124.

4:30 p.m. Talent Show followed by Kids Fire Fight

8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.Street Dance featuring Live Music by “Sweet Siren”.  Kim’s Saloon.  $10-Cover.

Sunday, August 20—

Food, Fun & Games All Day in Wedgewood Park along with the FFA Petting Zoo for the Kids!

7:00 a.m. – Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament at the American Legion.  For entry forms or information, call Melissa at 507-951-1682

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Model Railroad Show at the Plainview High School. Admission – $5 – Adult; Free for children under 12 when accompanied by an adult

11:00 a.m. – BBQ Chicken Dinner at the American Legion.  Served until gone.  More information at 507-534-3298

11:00 a.m. until Gone – FREE SWEET CORN from Lakeside Foods!  Served by the Plainview Lions.  Corn is picked fresh Sunday morning by Lakeside Foods.  Award winning butter from Plainview Milk Products.   Serving tent provided by Bennett’s Food Center.  Corn hauled by Zeke LeVan.  Composting by Ken Jacobs & Sons.

1:30 p.m. – Grand Parade with over 100 units.  Free Popcorn during the parade thanks to The Community Presbyterian Church.
Following the parade, there will be music by BEA Adler & The Prairie Brothers.  To enter, call Dirk at 507-251-9641 or register online at

3:00 p.m.Live Music at the American Legion Beer Tent – A great time to be had by all!

7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.Music by JT & the Gunslingers.