Value News Articles - Bixby Green Corn Festival

A Harvest of Tradition at Bixby's Green Corn Festival!

By: Macy Goodnight | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2021

There are some summer memories that are so sweet that all of the senses are stirred when we recollect them. For generations, The Bixby Green Corn Festival has been serving up more than food and fun, but a timeless tradition that will always be remembered. In its 46th year, the festival will be held, as always, on the fourth Thursday, Friday and Saturday of June. From June 24 through June 26, this year, visitors will enjoy more than a dozen carnival rides, food trucks, live music and entertainment, arts and crafts, and of course, fresh, roasted corn on the cob.

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Carnival opens 40th annual Bixby’s Green Corn Festival June 25-27

By: Jim Butcher | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2015

Jacquie Young, a Bixby Green Corn Festival volunteer, responsible for vendors, booths and food services for more than 15 plus years believes it is all about: Kids. …

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A-maize-ing Festival Fun

By: Lorrie Ward | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2012

It all started in the 1930s when Bixby area residents gathered every year to celebrate the corn harvest.

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36th Annual Bixby Green Corn Festival

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

The 36th annual Bixby Green Corn Festival will be held June 23 through June 25 at Charley Young Park, located in Old Town Bixby at 12 W. Dawes.

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Time to Get Corny

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Other | Issue: June 2010

It started in 1947 as a simple, spur-of-the moment get-together and ice cream social, when about 100 farmers and produce merchants gathered to celebrate an especially good corn crop.

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Smile from Ear to Ear

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2009

The sun is shining, the kids are out of school, and everyone has a summer smile on their face – June is the perfect time to spend the day outside enjoying a picnic with loved ones.

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Bixby Green Corn Festival Going on Now

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: July 2008

The annual Bixby Green Corn Festival is taking place right now in downtown Bixby.

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Corn-Chomping Fun

By: Sarah Mitschke | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2007

This year’s Bixby Green Corn Festival will be held June 28 through 30.

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