Madelyn Lee feeds goats during last year's Corn Fest at Schopf's Hilltop Dairy Farm. This year's festival, a fundraiser for Sunshine House, Inc., takes place Sept. 7.
The annual Corn Fest fundraiser for Sunshine House, Inc., takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 at Schopf's Hilltop Dairy Farm and Dairy View Country Store in Carlsville.
Two of the traditional highlights are the chance to walk a 20-acre corn maze - participants can form teams and get sponsors to raise funds, or walk as individuals - and the corn-on-the-cob eating contest - mowing down two ears in the shortest time - at 1 p.m. People can enter the contest for $3, and prizes will be awarded.
Other special events are a pie eating contest, starting after the corn-eating contest (a 6-inch cherry pie ...