October 9, 2015 to October 10, 2015
Celebrating Kansas farm history, the Oakley Corn Festival and Kansas State Cornhusking Contest offers an abundance of fun activities for the entire family. General admission is free, and most events take place at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center in Oakley, Kansas. Read the full story here.
Schedule of Events
Friday, Oct. 9
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
VIP Corn Cook-Off, Center Avenue (Oakley)
3 – 5 p.m.
Cornhusking Contest Registration and Welcome
4 – 6 p.m.
Novice Husker Training
Saturday, Oct. 10
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Rural Life Demonstration Vendor Fair, including live demonstrations on rope making, wheat weaving, crocheting, homemade ice cream and more, plus antique tractors on display
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Girls’ Day Out Craft Show and Open House, Logan County 4-H Building and Dick Farmer Arena
Noon – 2:30 p.m.
Pumpkin Carving/ Decorating Contest
Corn Ear Throwing Contest
Corn Pile Money Hunt
Husker Banquet and Awards
For more information on the Kansas State Cornhusking Contest, including the rules and supporting events, contact:
Oakley Area Chamber of Commerce
Buffalo Bill Cultural Center