21st Annual Brentwood CornFest Set for
Second Weekend of July
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BRENTWOOD, Calif. (June 11, 2013) - The 21st Annual Brentwood CornFest, presented by Brentwood Chamber of Commerce, takes place July 12, 13, and 14 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 30,000 attendees and features:
Spectacular Friday night fireworks show sponsored by the City of Brentwood
Two stages of continuous live entertainment. Special musical guests include Papa Doo Run Run, AC/DShe, Public Eye, The Citations
Kids fun zone with petting zoo, jump houses, games, contests and tractor races
Carnival attractions including amusement rides for all ages
Arts and crafts 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, dust abatement in place, and shuttles from the parking lots provided by Tri Delta Transit, CornFest promises to be loads of fun for everyone.
Proceeds from the event supports members and local charities. Last year, CornFest distributed over $20,000 to local non-profits including VFW, American Legion, Lions Club, Rotary, Soroptimists, Kiwanis,Relay for Life, BSA Troop 90, Delta Diablo Detachment 1155, All-Out Sports League, Knights of Columbus, Immaculate Heart Emmaus - Catholic Men’s Group, Freedom Athletic Boosters, Heritage Athletic Boosters, and Delta Community Services. CornFest would not exist without its generous sponsors and community support.
Tickets and Information
General admission is $10 and seniors (62 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 and local Raley’s stores. Festival hours are Friday, July 12, 3pm - 10pm; Saturday, July 13, 10:00am - 10:30pm; Sunday, July 14, 10:00am - 6pm. Discount carnival books will also be sold in advance for $20 at the Brentwood Chamber, local Raley’s stores, Safeway on 2nd Street in Brentwood, and QuikStop Market in Brentwood. These booklets may be exchanged for an unlimited ride wristband all three days of the festival.
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.com. You can also visit the Brentwood CornFest on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brentwoodcornfest
This press release was published in June 2013 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.