BEST FOOD EVENT / FESTIVAL
Sweet Corn Fiesta
Palm Beach County is the sweet corn capital of the world, and every April, South Floridians gather to celebrate the coveted title with corn dogs, corn nuggets, corn on the cob and a corn-shucking contest. The day culminates with a corn-eating competition where professional eaters from around the country see who can clear kernels off the most cobs. The 2017 winner, Carmen Cincotti, of New Jersey, took down nearly 62 ears of corn in 12 minutes and took home a prize of $6,100.