2022 Cornstock Lantern Festival - Iowa

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2022 Cornstock Lantern Festival - Iowa

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The Iowa chapter will host it's 4th and biggest event ever!
Everyone is welcome...we'll even pick you up at the Cedar Rapids (CID) airport.

CORNSTOCK 2022
DATE:
Friday / Sunday October 7-9 2021

LOCATION:
Bair Creek Farm
3266 Springville Road
Springville IA, 52366

CONTACTS:
Jeff Bair 319-540-6250
Cain Kremitzki 515-707-2709

EVENT SCHEDULE:
Friday - Gates Open at 12N for early birds.
Friday night light up @ 7:30PM
Saturday - 9:00AM - 10:00PM Display, Trade, Buy / Sell, BS
Saturday night light up @ 7:30PM
Sunday - Gates Close at 12N for late departure

VENUE INFO
Private Farm with 2,000 SQFT of indoor display space and 1 acre outdoors.
Primitive camping, water, NO electricity, flat ground lakeside campsites
Can accommodate 12-15 tents or campers -- Call for reservations
2 other full service campgrounds within 10 miles.
Hotels in Marion IA - 10 miles

FOOD
Friday night buffet at Sally's in Springville.
Saturday morning World Famous Cornstock Waffle breakfast.
Saturday night - order Iowa's best breaded tenderloin from Sally’s in Springville.
Sunday -- Bring your own food.
Popcorn served throughout the day w/ Cain’s vintage GPA corn popper.
Closest restaurants:
Sally’s - Springville IA 2 Miles - wide variety, great food, reasonable prices
The General Store Pub - Stone City 7.4 Miles - great spot on the river, reasonable prices.
Culvers / McDonalds / Pizza Ranch / Jersey Mikes - Marion IA 9.8 Miles
Closest Hotels:
Microtel - Marion IA 9.8 Miles - very nice
Town Place Suites - Marion IA 10.8 Miles - New

COMMENTS: If the weather is nice, there is plenty of room to spread out.
You can set up indoors or outdoors -- bring your own pop up tent for outdoors.
We have a limited number of tables - bring your own if you can.
We have a limited number of lawn chairs - bring your own if you can.
Plan to camp! Should be good weather!
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Re: 2022 Cornstock Lantern Festival - Iowa

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It's getting close, can't wait.
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Re: 2022 Cornstock Lantern Festival - Iowa

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This is coming quick, right? Says 2022 in the title, the date of the event says 2021. Clear across the state for me, I would be better at a South Dakota gathering at Sioux Falls or Nebraska one in Omaha. What is the program, is this a flea market thing or something structured with speakers, workshops, demonstrations etc.?
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