604 N Main St
Mitchell, SD 57301
The Corn Palace Festival is a celebration of the annual redecoration of the World’s Only Corn Palace. The festival carries on the traditions of bringing in the best names in entertainment to headline the event. Carnival rides, food and specialty vendors, along with the locals bringing in their best produce to be judged make this an event you will want to attend.
This year’s festival is a star-studded lineup including American rock band Eddie Money with a number of hits such as “2 Tickets to Paradise” on Friday August 25th. Country music will once again make an appearance on Saturday August 26th with 4 time Country Music Association Group of the Year Diamond Rio that boasts 5 #1 hits with opener Blackhawk. Gary Lewis, with several popular songs such as “This Diamond Ring” will make an appearance at the World’s Only Corn Palace on Sunday August 27th with local opener Something New. The Corn Palace Festival will kick off the entertainment this year again by hosting South Dakota’s own rock band Judd Hoos at the outdoor freedom stage on Thursday August 24th.