Letter: Sugar Grove Corn Boil wraps up 2011 and prepares for the New Year

By on December 15, 2011

As we head into colder weather and the holiday season, the Sugar Grove Corn Boil is probably the furthest from most people’s minds. However, for the year-round Corn Boil elves, the festival is always on our minds. In wrapping up the past event while preparing to send out our requests for sponsorship for the 2011 Corn Boil, we wish to take this moment to thank all of our past sponsors.

We encourage you to shop with and support our retail sponsors, and they will be able to continue to support us in the future.

The following is our list of all of our 2011 generous sponsors (not all are retail): We thank WSPY TV/Radio, Mediacom, The Daily Herald, Genoa Pizza & Genoa Italian Concessions, Hinds Express, J&S Construction, Kane County Chronicle, Metrolift Inc., Provena Mercy Medical Center, Sugar Grove Fire Protection District, Sugar Grove Police Department, The Village of Sugar Grove, Waste Management, The Elburn Herald, Harris Golf Cars, Hix Brothers Music, Volkman Insurance Agency, Blue Peak Tents, Castle Bank, Healy Chapel, McDonalds, Mickey Wilson Weiler Renzi & Andersson, P.C., SignFX, Waubonsee Community College, Advanced Realty, Aurora Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, Old Second National Bank, The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Holiday Inn-Aurora, Hollywood Casino, Jewel Osco, KB Sales Inc., Microtax, Delnor Glen Senior Living, Flow -Technics, Beacon News, Dave & Deborah Paluch, NICOR, Pepsi Beverages Co., St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Sams Club, Lynfred Winery, JA Flight Svcs, Aquascape, Chicago White Sox, Papa Saverio’s Pizzeria-Aurora, Jewelry By Design-Louise Coffman, 1800Baskets.com, Wiedner & McAuliffe Ltd., Zanies Comedy Club, Bliss Creek Golf Course, Hollywood Blvd, Paramount Theatre, Bristol Renaissance Faire, Fox Valley Winery, Lumanair, Source Therapy, Play N Trade-Aurora, Ziza Nail Spa, Whirly Ball, Fireside Grille, Volkman Insurance-Dave Ritchey, Colonial CafО, Miche Bags-Audrey Ritchie, Chicago Wolves, Tinseltown Theatres, K. Hollis Jewelers, Burgin Farms, Sears Portrait Studio-Aurora, Buffalo Wild Wings, Kane County Cougars, and last but definitely not least, Patrick’s Fine Food & Spirits.

The next Sugar Grove Corn Boil will mark the 45th anniversary of this annual event. Please support your community by helping to plan this special event in 2012. Beginning in January, the Sugar Grove Corn Boil meetings will be held the third Thursday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Library, 125 S. Municipal Dr.in Sugar Grove. The dates for the next event are July 27, 28 and 29.

The Sugar Grove Corn Boil is a volunteer-run community event featuring three family-friendly, fun-filled days. For more information, please visit www.sugargrovecornboil.org , follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, or you may call the Sugar Grove Events Hotline at (630) 466-5166.

Beverly Hughes
Corn Boil committee member