Sleepy Eye's community wide celebration is held the 3rd full weekend of August each year! Enjoy FREE buttered sweet corn Friday, 1919 root beer floats, homemade pies, live music, food & craft vendors and the small town togetherness that can only be achieved through years of experience in the matter. Sleepy Eye boasts one of the most fun filled and dynamic parades in the southern Minnesota area. Come become one of us for the weekend! Your belly will thank you!