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MICHIGAN STATE FAIR
BAKING CONTEST

Love to show off your baked goods? Are you interested in winning a prize and earning a blue ribbon? Here at the Michigan State Fair we have our Baking contest and other baked goods contests!


OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
-Do not have to be an exhibitor
-Open to Adults and Youth (non-professionals)

 

NO ENTRY FEE – Must pay admission to the fair.


ELIGIBILITY OF EXHIBITORS – Michigan Residents Only
1. Adults – Open Class. Twenty-one (21) years of age as of January 1, of the current year.
2. Youth. Seven (7) years of age through twenty (20) as of January 1, of the current year. Must be a Michigan youth.
3. Exhibitors must be non-professional.
-An amateur is a person who does not sell for profit on a part or full-time basis and whose exhibit represents a recreational hobby.
-A professional is a person engaged in activity for a monetary profit of more than $2,000 annually as a result of his or her craft and/or cooking skill.

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King Arthur Flour Contest--Adults Cakes & Youth Cupcakes

Sunday, September 1st at 2:00 PM

 

Adults -21 years and older - Cakes


Adult Prizes

-1st place $75  gift card

-2nd place $50  gift card

-3rd place $25  gift card

Youth- 7 through 20 years - Cupcakes

Youth Prizes

- 1st place $40 gift card

- 2nd place $25 gift card

- 3rd place King Arthur Tote Bag

 

Judging Criteria: 40% Appearance, 40% Flavor, 20% Texture

 

Entry Requirements:
Cakes and Cupcakes must be made of KING ARTHUR FLOUR
Attach label from King Arthur flour to your typed recipes
Bring Cake (1, one, Adult) and Cupcakes (4, four, Youth) the day of the contest, Sunday, September 1st, 2:00 PM
Limit One entry per person
No mixes
No pre-entering

There will be prizes for both age groups!

Cookie Contest--Adults & Youth

Saturday, August 31st at 11:00 AM
Adults -21 years and older & Youth- 7 through 20 years

 

Sponsored by Michigan Sugar Company

$400 in prize money

 

Judging Criteria: 40% Appearance, 40% Flavor, 20% Texture

 

There will be two (2) categories
Decorated Cookies and Non-decorated Cookies

 

Entry Requirements:

Prepare your own unique cookie:

The sugar used must be Pioneer Sugar

Attach label from Pioneer Sugar to your typed recipe
Limit One entry per person in each category
Exhibitor may enter in both categories
No mixes
No pre-entering
All Entries must be the work of the exhibitor
Bring five (5) Cookies, the day of the contest, (Saturday, August 31st
at 11 AM) any size, shape or style to the Home Arts Department.
There will be prizes for both age groups in both category.
Top 3 placings in each category, both age groups, are asked to
leave cookies for public viewing.

Fresh Baked Cookies

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT

Judy Moore

Home Arts & Crafts Director

homearts@michiganstatefairllc.com

517-626-6012

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