Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest

Cresco, IA 52136

The Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest is held on the 3rd weekend in September in downtown Cresco. It includes so many fun activities we can't possibly list them all but they include kid's games, live music, parade, flea market, farmer's market, Cruise to Cresco car show, Quilt Auction, Bean Bag Tourney, Little Miss Cresco Contest,sanctioned Steak Cook-Off contest.

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