Take a look back at photos from the 2017 Popcorn Festival!

When: Sept. 8, 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Where: Downtown Valparaiso

More info: 219-464-8332, valparaisoevents.com

The 40th annual celebration of all things popcorn returns with more than 250 arts and crafts booths, 35 food booths, kids’ games, the five-mile Popcorn Panic, two live music stages and the nation’s first Popcorn Parade. Soul Asylum will perform.

Photos by Kale Wilk, digital producer