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Taber Cornfest

This annual festival, held the last weekend in August, is hailed as Southern Alberta's largest FREE outdoor festival. It's fun for the whole family and activities include corn eating, corn stuffing, skateboard competition, best tasting corn competition, chili cook off, corn bread bake off and lots more.

Winterstart 2014

TABER CORNFEST


Cornman: Official Taber CornFest Mascot

August 21 to 23, 2014

Taber is the Corn Capital of Canada, and they celebrate the harvest with an annual two day festival.

Taber Cornfest is one of Southern Alberta’s largest outdoor festivals where admission is FREE and there is entertainment and activities for people of all ages.

Image courtesy of Taber & Districe Chamber of Commerce

This year they have all the favourite events from years past including corn stuffing, Corn Country Cruisers car show, Pancake Breakfast, midway rides, and so many more events. As always, free live entertainment will be provided Friday and Saturday. The weekend ends off with a fireworks show Saturday evening. The festivities take place mainly in Confederation Park.

"Corn is King at Cornfest" and the sweet Taber vegetable is celebrated in displays, events and food of course!


Image courtesy of Taber & Districe Chamber of Commerce

For more information visit Destination Taber 

Visit the Facebook Events page to join the party (not required to attend)

Are you up in northern Alberta? Lac La Biche has the Hylo/Venice Days on the same weekend, and has the same family-fun celebration of the harvest season. Click here for more info

Unless specified otherwise, all infomation about Taber Cornfest has been provided by festival organizers.