Celebrating its 43rd year, DeKalb Corn Fest is right around the corner. The festival will be held in downtown DeKalb on Lincoln Hwy, between 1st and 4th St, August 27th-29th. DeKalb Corn Fest Inc., is a not-for-profit organization ran entirely by volunteers. Volunteers are needed to help throughout the weekend. There are several different tasks you can assist with. If you are interested in volunteering, please call 815-748-2676.