Cook or craft your way to a blue ribbon!
If you like to cook, knit, quilt or craft, our one-day Home & Hobby contests are for you! Make something, then take it to the Fair on contest day, where your entry form, recipe (for the cooking contests) and your entry will admit you to the Fair for free! Open to adults 18 and older.
Similar contests for kids and teens are on the Creative Youth Contests page.
The Fine Print
Got questions about these contests? We have the answers! For more details, see the Contest Info.
We know you’re eager to start planning your entries for this 2020 Fair contest, so we’re working to get the information ready for you!
Contest dates: Various dates in June, 2020.
Registration deadline: Register the day of the contest by bringing your entry, the entry form and recipe form (for cooking contests) to the Fair by 12:45PM. Contest judging starts at 1:00PM in the Home & Hobby Exhibit, 2nd floor, West Grandstand.