20th Annual Brentwood CornFest Set for
Second Weekend of July
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BRENTWOOD, Calif. (May 22, 2012) - The 20th Annual Brentwood CornFest, presented by Brentwood Chamber of Commerce, takes place July 13, 14, and 15 at Brentwood Blvd. and Technology Way.
Since 1992, the Chamber along with many volunteers and local non-profit groups
celebrate Brentwood’s agricultural heritage in a three-day weekend of fun, food and entertainment. The festival draws over 40,000 attendees and features:
Spectacular Friday night fireworks show
An attempt to break the Guinness World Record of Most People Husking Corn (Saturday only)
Two stages of continuous live entertainment. Special musical guests include AC/Dshe, Pablo Cruise, Caravanserai, Public Eye, and Malo
Kids fun zone with petting zoo, jump houses and games
Carnival attractions including amusement rides for all ages
More than 200 vendors
Lots of tasty food vendors, local grown corn, plus a microbrew and wine garden
Information alley showcasing some of the best local businesses
With shaded tents to keep everyone cool from the hot sun, CornFest promises to be loads of fun for everyone.
Proceeds from the event supports members and local charities. Last year, CornFest distributed over $50,000 to local non-profits including VFW, American Legion, Lions Club, Rotary, Soroptimists, Kiwanis, Kids Helping Kids, Brentwood Neighborhood Church, Relay for Life, BSA Troop 90, Delta Diablo Detachment 1155, All-Out Sports League, Knights of Columbus, Emmaus - Catholic Men’s Group, Freedom Athletic Boosters, Heritage Athletic Boosters and Delta Community Services. For many of these non-profit groups, this is the largest fundraiser of the year. CornFest would not exist without its generous sponsors and community support.
Tickets and Information
General admission is $10 and seniors (65 years and older) and children (ages 6 - 12) are $5. Children ages 5 & younger are free. Presale tickets will be available mid-June at the Brentwood Chamber of Commerce office. Festival hours are Friday, July 13, 3pm - 10pm; Saturday, July 14, 10:30am - 10:30pm; Sunday, July 15, 10:30am - 6pm. Parking will be available from Northbound O'Hara Avenue.
Please note: pets, outside beverages, coolers, and water projecting devices are not allowed into CornFest.
For more information, please contact The Brentwood CornFest Information Hotline at 925-634-3344 or go to www.brentwoodcornfest.org.
This press release was published in May 2012 so may be outdated after sometime.
EverythingBrentwood.com thanks The Brentwood Chamber of Commerce for this wonderful article. If you have any questions or if you need more information, please contact the Brentwood CornFest Information Hotline at 925-634-3344.