2023 Contest

2023 Illinois State Cornhusking Contest

Sunday, October 1, 2023

Mike Hennenfent Farm east of Smithshire, Illinois

1063 30th Street, Smithshire, Illinois, 61478

The contest starts at 9AM on SaturdayRegistration begins 8AM on Saturday.
The amount of time each class picks may be changed depending on thenumber of contestants and volunteers available to help.  
A paid membership of $15 is required to pick in the Illinois State contest for the adult classes and $3 for the youth classes.There is a $20 fee for out of state huskers to pick in the Illinois Contest.There is no fee for the Pee Wee Contest.There is no charge for spectators. 

Illinois Registration Form 2023

Illinois Classes pick in the following order: