• The Chamber Office is now open for business.  Thanks for your patience; thanks to all Emergency Services and our thoughts and prayers are with the Barr Family and all those affected by the explosion.  Visit our webpage for contacts, fundraisers, disaster relief, biz loans, & more.  #sunprairiestrong

  • Businesses are open downtown!  Click here for the current list / status & resource info.

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  • Corn Fest - How Proceeds Used

  • The annual Sun Prairie Sweet Corn Festival is utilized by several community organizations as a fundraiser.  Funds raised from the festival helps these organizations fund programs and services for the populations they serve.  Below are the primary organizations that participate in the festival.
     

    American Legion:  This group staffs / runs the Beer Tent or the Burger/Brat/Pizza stand.  Proceeds help fund specific projects for their organization.

    Chamber of Commerce:   The Chamber organizes/runs the event.  Proceeds used to promote the community, community events/ activities, shop local programs, relocation packets etc. throughout the year.

    Exchange Club:  This group staffs/ runs the Corn Tote sales.  Proceeds help support Civic Projects, Youth of the Month program, Block Parent program, Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse.

    Happy Hikers-4H:   The 4-H group staffs/runs the Ice Cream sales.   Proceeds help support Project Literature, club activities, trips, projects, supplies, materials and outings.

    Knights of Columbus:   Sweet Corn Festival is their primary fundraiser and the KC's staff the carnival ticket sales.  Proceeds are designated to schools for special education programs, etc.

    Lions Club:   The Lions Club helps staff parking for the event.  Proceeds are used to underwrite High School scholarships, Bike Rodeo, Wisconsin Lions Camp, etc.

    Rainbow Park:  This group staffs parking in the Rainbow Park parking lot.  Proceeds help support Rainbow Park maintenance, upgrades and equipment.

    VFW:   The VFW staffs/runs either the Beer Shelter or the Brat/Burger/Pizza stand.  Proceeds used for building fund, post improvements and for community affairs.

    YMCA:   The YMCA staffs/runs the Basketball booth.  Proceeds are used for sports scholarships and sports equipment needed for YMCA youth programs.