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.

Sunday, September 6th, 2:00 PM
King Arthur Flour Contest--Adults Cakes & Youth Cupcakes
Adults-1st place $75  2nd place $50  3rd place $25
Also prizes sponsored by Kroger and Guernsey Farms Dairy

Adults -21 years and older, Cakes  &  Youth- 7 through 20 years, Cupcakes Judging Criteria: 40% Appearance, 40% Flavor, 20% Texture 
Entry Requirements: 
o    Cakes and Cupcakes  must be made of KING ARTHUR FLOUR
o    Attach label from King Arthur flour to your typed recipes
o    Bring Cake (1, one, Adult) and Cupcakes (4, four, Youth) the day of the              contest, Sunday, September 6th, 2:00 PM-there is no pre-entering
o    Limit One entry per person
o    No mixes
o    No pre-entering
o    There will be prizes for both age groups!

 

Saturday, September 5th,  11:00 AM
Cookie Contest--Adults & Youth 

 

Prizes sponsored by Kroger and Guernsey Farms Dairy
Adults -21 years and older &  Youth- 7 through 20 years
Judging Criteria: 40% Appearance, 40% Flavor, 20% Texture 


SOMETHING NEW THIS YEAR!
There will be two (2) categories
 Decorated Cookies and Non-decorated Cookies

Entry Requirements: 

Prepare your own unique Cookie:
  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, (September 5th)  any size,     shape or style 
  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
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For more information please contact:

Judy Moore

Home Arts & Crafts Director

homearts@michiganstatefairllc.com

517-626-6012

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