The San Diego County Fair is open through July 4. In the interest of public safety, activities involving direct animal interaction at the Fair have been suspended.

All guests are encouraged to wash their hands after any contact with animals or their living area, as well as prior to eating or drinking.

Floral Design Competition

The information below is from the 2019 Fair, and it will give you an idea of what to expect in 2020. Please check back soon!

Design with flowers and win awards

Floral artists can win awards in our 10th annual Floral Design Competition!

The Fine Print

Got questions? Here is more information about this contest.

Adults 18 and older may enter this contest. Previous first-place winners of this competition, or Cal State Top Ten Competition, are not eligible to enter.

Cash awards and ribbons. First place will be awarded $350; second place, $200; third place, $100.

Floral designers must register in advance. Create a floral design on this theme: “San Diego County Fair, Ozsome!” The judging panel will consist of equal numbers of National Garden Club Inc. judges, and professional design judges.

The processing fee is $50.

Get in touch online or call us at (858) 792-4207.

Entry Information

Entry deadline: Entries are closed for this competition.
Contest date: Saturday, June 16, 2019.

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2019 Results

First place – Maryanne Mertz, San Marcos
Second place – Susan Halbert, El Cajon
Third place – Carlotta Aros, Descanso

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