Sweet Corn Fiesta At The South Florida Fairgrounds

Miki Sudo (left) won the competitive corn-eating competition.

Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairgrounds hosted the 23rd annual Sweet Corn Fiesta, presented by the Western Palm Beach County Farm Bureau, on Sunday, April 30. Guests enjoyed a farmers’ market, kids’ activities, rides, musical performances and all things sweet corn. The 19th annual National Sweet Corn-Eating Championship presented by Major League Eating attracted competitive eaters from around the country looking to claim the $6,100 top prize. The festival also featured corn-shucking contests for children and adults, as well as an amateur corn-eating competition. Learn more at www.facebook.com/sweetcornfiesta.