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Corn Capital DAYS are right around the corner!

Join us in Olivia the last full week in July!

Monday July 24th-Sunday July 30th

Join us in Olivia, Minnesota, the "Corn Capital of the World" for Corn Capital Days. Featuring the famous Sweet Corn Feed, Musical entertainment, Corn Capital Run, Kiddie parade, Grand parade, Lions Club Fly-In Breakfast, and much more!

Olivia Corn Capital Days

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Schedule of Events

Check back often for updates and events being added to the calendar!


A Very Special Thank You to our Sponsors!


Sons of the American Legion, Beauty Bar, FM BANK, Kraft Walser Law Office, Willmar Aerial Spraying, K&M Manufacturing Co., Johannes Agency Inc, Renville County Abstract, Ervin Well Company Inc., Tersteeg Transport Inc., Olivia Family Dental, Dirks-Blem Funeral Service, Olivia Appliance Inc., Renville-Sibley Co-Op Oil Co., Chatterbox Café, B&D Market, Eric Skeie, State Farm Insuracne, Olivia Chrysler Center, Fischer Laser Eye Center, Hebrink Wealth Management, City of Olivia, TC Audiology, H&L Printing, Subway, Dan's Floor Covering and Paint, Lonnie Kopel American Family Ins., Farmward Cooperative, Northern Services, Haney Construction LLC., Balderston Automotive Repair & Tire, Beck's Hybrids, Big Stone Therapies Inc., Hometown Bank, Remington Seeds LLC., Terry's Body Shop, City of Olivia, Culligan Water

Outdoor Worship Service Nester Park 5:30pm

Token Hide & Seek Sponsored by Olivia Chamber of Commerce First clue at 7:45am on BIG Country 100.1

Traditions: Pie and Ice Cream Social 2pm-4pm and silent auction for Walk in the Park

RCAC Splash and Dash Kids Triathlon: 4:30pm check in, 4:45pm informational meeting, event begins at 5pm. Location BOLD High School pool. Please see registration link for all the information: or email [email protected]

Please note that registrations MUST be made in advance, none will be accepted the day of the event.

Hide and Seek Corn Token Hunt: 2nd clue at 7:45am on BIG country 100.1

Traditions: 9-11am Coffee and Rolls

Brly's: Happy Hour Extravaganza 4:30-7:30pm Cowboy Dave Entertainment

Olivia Golf Course: Par 3 Golf Tournament 5:30pm

Olivia Rehabilitation: Community Bingo Outdoors 6pm at Olivia Restorative Therapy and Nursing. Children may play if accompanied by an adult.

American Legion- Classic Car Roll In 4:30pm-7:30pm

Hide and Seek Corn Token Hunt: 3rd Clue at 7:45am on BIG County 100.1

Olivia Library: used book sale 11am-7pm

FMBANK and BOLD FFA: Free Root Beer Floats 1pm-3pm at FM BANK parking lot

Olivia Farmer's Market: 1:30pm-6pm parking lot south of FM BANK 

Brly's: Build-a-burger 5pm-8pm, Volleyball 6pm-9:30pm 

American Legion: Baked pork chop dinner 5pm-7:30pm

Olivia Ambulance Service: Family Fun Night and Kids Carnival at Dirks Park 5pm-8pm 

Teen Dance 8pm-10pm at Dirks Park

Hide and Seek Corn Token Hunt: 4th Clue at 7:45am on BIG Country 100.1

Downtown Public Market: food, vendors, bake sale 9am-3pm

Hometown Bank: Future Entrepreneurs 9am-1pm downtown Olivia contact Sarah (Gass) Harazin at HomeTown Bank to register [email protected]

Olivia Library: Used book sale 10am-5pm

Olivia Public Library: RAD Zoo 1:15pm mobile zoo at the library followed by a children's book reading at 2:15pm.

Traditions: Garage Sale 8am-11am at Traditions

Faith United Methodist Church Olivia: 4:30pm-7pm Ice Cream Social hosted by the youth group in the basement of the church. All donations collected will be given to the local food shelf.

FMBANK: Pedal Pull 5pm (parking lot of the bank)

American Legion: Cindy's Famous Nachos 5pm-7pm

Brly's Den: DJ Myrtle 9pm-1am I AM MOB Entertainment

Free Street Dance Downtown 8pm-12am Featuring the Shaw Band and the Shaw Brothers

Fireworks 10:15pm

James H. Page Memorial 5K Run/Walk: 7am registration, 7:30 race begins, place Sunrise Park to sign up visit:

Wogen Outdoor Adventure: 9am-11am Pond Park

Olivia Library: Used book sale 9am-12pm

212 Baseball Tournament: Dirks Park 9am contact John Benson 320-522-3459

Volleyball Tournament: Dirks Park 9am contact Baylie Kubesh at 320-522-2936

Community Corn Feed: Green Leaf 11am-1pm Nester Park

Kiwanis: Arts and Crafts and Vendors 9am-4pm Nester Park

Cornlympics: 12pm Nester Park-west side

Olivia Police Dept Drunk Goggles Obstacle Course: 10am-1pm Nester Park hosted by the Olivia Police Dept

Kiddie Parade: 1pm line up south of FM BANK parking lot

Corn Capital Parade: 3pm

Par 3 Ladies Scramble: 5:30pm at Olivia Golf Course

American Legion:  Hot turkey Sandwiches 5pm-7:00pm

Brly's Den: Absolute Zero Band 8:30pm-12:30am

Max's Grill: Red Dirt Road Band 8pm-12am

8:00am-12:00pm Lion’s Club Fly-In Breakfast

*Pancakes, Eggs & Sausage @ Olivia Airport 

Raffle drawing at Noon.

Rem/Rabi Memorial Golf Tournament:  10:00am Olivia Golf Course

Bean Bag Tournament: Brly's Den 2pm start, sign up 1:30pm