Nbr the crowd goes past a giant ear of corn that was a float in the parade. ( I was late getting there as I had another earlier job.) blade photo by herral long 8/23/2003
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An estimated 15,000 people attended the Corn Festival on Sunday in Swanton's Memorial Park. Besides corn and other food, the event included a parade with more than 100 units, an Idol contest, bicycle races, a cuisine challenge and dancing. People walk around a giant ear of corn that was a float in the parade.