2022 Festival Schedule

The 2022 Corn Palace Festival will take place on August 24th-28th. The following is the planned schedule of events. The festival will be setup from 5th - 9th street on Main street.

Bracelet Days for the Rides ($24)


  • Wednesday: 5 - 10 p.m.
  • Thursday: 5 - 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 5 - 10 pm
  • Saturday: Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 5 - 10 p.m.
  • Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.

Passports to Fun

Passports to Fun vouchers will be sold starting Monday, August 8th for $49.00 at the Corn Palace box office. These vouchers can then be redeemed for a bracelet  starting Wednesday, August 25th, the week  of festival at the Goldstar Offices located in the City Hall parking lot. 
 
This passport gets you unlimited rides for $49! Starting Wednesday, August 24th the price goes up to $55.00 - so get your vouchers early and save money.

Tuesday, August 23rd


  • Vendors setup on Mitchell's Mainstreet

Wednesday, August 24th 

 
  • 3-10 pm - VFW/Legion Bingo in the Armory, enter City Hall.
  • 4 p.m. - Vendors Open
  •  5:00 p.m. - Open Class Exhibits due to the Corn Palace Armory
  • 5 - 11 p.m. - Goldstar Amusement Rides Open
  • 6-9 pm - Adam and Amy Pope, Free Music on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage

Thursday, August 25th

 
  • 11 am - Vendors Open
  • 1-7 pm/8-10 pm - VFW/Legion Bingo in the Armory
  • 4 pm - 11 pm - Goldstar Amusement Rides Open
  • 5-7 pm - Drive - 147th National Guard Army Band Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 7 pm - Randy Houser Concert with Danica Michaels as opener
  • 10 pm - Danica Michaels Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage

 Friday, August 26th


  • 11 am - Vendors Open
  • 1-7 pm - then 8-10 pm, VFW/Legion Bingo in the Armory(clear the armory at 7)
  • 4 pm - 11 pm- Goldstar Amusement Rides Open
  • 5-8 pm - DBCreative Force Face Painting, Corn Maize, north of city hall
  • 6-7 pm - The 1270's Band Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 7:30 pm - Russel Dickerson Concert with Thomas Mac opening
  • 10:30 pm - The 1270's Band Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage

Saturday, August 27th


  • 10 am - Phil Baker Music for a Kids Life - Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 11 am - Vendors Open
  • noon - 11 pm - Goldstar Amusement Rides Open
  • 12 pm - Phil Baker Music for a Kids Life - Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 1-7 pm & 8-10 pm - VFW/Legion Bingo in the Armory(enter city hall)
  • 1 pm - Billy Lurken -Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 3 pm - Lizzy Morrison - Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 5 pm - The Root Rockers Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 7:30 pm - Night Ranger Concert with Jimmy River Band opening
  • 10:30 pm - Jimmy River Band, Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage

Sunday, August 28th 

 
  • 12 pm - 5 pm - Vendors and Gold Star Amusement Rides Open
  • 1-5 pm DBCreative Force Face Painting, Corn Maize, north of City Hall
  • 1 -7 pm - VFW/Legion Bingo in the Armory
  • 12 pm - Trinity Hill Band - Free Show on the Scoreboard/Culver's Plaza Stage
  • 2:00 pm The Music of Randy Travis Concert
  • 1-5 pm - Pickup Open Class Exhibits in the City Hall Armory
  • 5 pm - 2022 Corn Palace Festival ends
For more information or questions, call the Corn Palace Box Office at 605-995-8430