Corn, Grain and Flower Show
Registration Info

Sponsored by Morris Hospital

Show Rules

  1. All exhibits must be in place not later than 10am
  2. Competition is open to all amateur
  3. All exhibits must be grown by the exhibitor.
    The only exceptions are wildflowers, weeds, wild grass and corn class 157
  4. Each exhibitor must furnish a container and have them arranged for
  5. Exhibitors are required to name all varieties
  6. Not responsible for loss or breakage of any plant or
  7. Judging will be between 10am and noon Saturday
  8. Exhibits can be removed during the Sunday parade and no later than 5pm
  9. Youth age 6 – 14 years old

Section 1…..Specimen Perennials

  • 100…Roses……
    • A…Tea Roses
    • B…Any Other Roses
  • 101…Any Other Perennial

Section 2……Specimen Annuals

  • 110…Gladioli
  • 111…Dahlias
  • 112…Zinnias……..
    • A…Giant
    • B… Other
  • 113…Marigolds
  • 114…Coxcomb
  • 115…Any Other Annual

Section 3……..Arrangements

  • 125…Arrangement Using Annuals & Perennials
  • 126…Arrangement in Miniature…..A…Under 3” B…Under 6”
  • 127…Holiday Arrangement
  • 128…Arrangement for a Porch
  • 129…Arrangement in an Unusual Container
  • 130…Arrangement Using Wild Flowers, Gourds & Dried Flowers
  • 131…Arrangement Using Fruits & Vegetables
  • 132…Arrangement by a Man
  • 133…Family Arrangement
  • 134…Arrangement using corn

Section 4…….Best Use of Theme

Section 5…….Potted Plants

  • 140…Small
  • 141…Large
  • 142…Hanging

Section 6…….Youth Class

  • 148...Any Specimen
  • 149…Any Bouquet
  • 150…Any Arrangement
  • 151…Youth Potted Plant
  • 152…Anything made with Corn

Section  7…….Field Corn

  • 156…Best 3 ears by a Grower
  • 157…Best 3 ears Obtained from a Grower
  • 158…Best 10 ears shown by a Grundy County 4H member
  • 159…Best 10 ears shown by a Grundy County FFA member
  • 160…Heaviest Ear of Corn
  • 161…Longest Ear of Corn
  • 162…Tallest Corn Stalk
  • 163…Novelty- Anything made from a Corn Plant

Section 8…….Other Farm Crops

  • 172…Vegetables
  • 173…Fruit Crop
  • 174…Any Other Farm Seed
  • 175…Pumpkins
    • A… Normal
    • B… Novelty

Section 9…..Giant Farm Crops

  • 178…Tallest Corn Stalk
  • 179…Longest Ear of Corn
  • 180…Heaviest Ear of Corn
  • 181…Giant Pumpkin

Show Details

Located at First Presbyterian Church:  200 E. Jackson St., Morris, IL 60450

Friday, 5 P.M. to 7 P.M. Grain Entries ONLY
PICK UP ENTRIES BETWEEN 2:30-5pm SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH
Saturday, 8 to 10 A.M. Flower and Garden and Decorated Pumpkin Entries
12 – 7 P.M. Open to the Public
Sunday, 11 A.M. to 2 P.M. Open to the Public
Ribbons awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place per section
Cash Prizes awarded to Grand and Section Sweepstakes

Entry Fee – Corn Festival Button
Chair: Jeri Robinson / Co-Chair: Mary Lee Howard

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