the 45th Annual

Van Buren Popcorn Festival Logo

August 3 - 5, 2017
2017 Theme


The 2017 Popcorn Festival opens with the Popcorn Parade in:

Three Days of Family Fun, Food, and Free Entertainment

2014 Photos
2014 Photos

Tenderloin Supper

Show Me Grant County

Pedal Tractor Pull

Popcorn Festival contributors:


Marion Surgical Management

Thanks to Marion Surgical Management for sponsoring the Royality Contest.

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Festival Highlights:

The Nation's First Popcorn Parade!
- since 1973 -

Kernel Klassic 5K Run

Fincannon Memorial Car and Motorcycle Show

Baby Parade

Bed Race

Free Entertainment Nightly

Big Wheel Race

Pedal Tractor Pull

Pet Parade

Royalty Contest

Scarecrow Contest

Car-Oke Contest


And Much More!

Van Buren, Indiana

"Popcorn Capital of the World"

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