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Theme Contests

Returning this year to the Washburn County Fair is the 'Fair Theme' and contests that connect to this theme! For the 2022-2023 fairs the theme is,

"Red, White & Blue...Washburn County Fair is for You!"

There are two Fair Theme contests for you

to participate in this year!


'A Barn Quilt Challenge'
This geometric-based square is the perfect opportunity to funnel your quilting creativity into a show-stopping square that will stop Fair-goers in their tracks! The winning quilt square will be reproduced and proudly placed on one of the barns at the Washburn County Fairgrounds. 
See the attached documents for more information!!


Pallet Decorating Contest

We hope that you will join us in celebrating our patriotic theme for the 2022 fair! The painted/decorated pallets must be entered by 4:00pm Thursday of the fair. Please bring the form below with your decorated pallet to Exhibition Hall.

Pallets are available free by contacting Linda at 715-645-2078.

See Entry form for details about Rules & Prizes!
Pallet Entry Form

Bundt Cake Contest

Let the baking begin with this Bundt Cake baking contest! Bundt
cakes are rich in history and charm. Make sure your Blue Ribbon
Bundt is as distinctive as the Bundt pan you use

Contest date: Saturday July 27th in the Oscar Johnson meeting room at the Fair. 
Dropoff: 2:00-4:00 pm Judging: 4:00 pm with Awards following.

See Entry form for details about Rules & Prizes!
Bundt Cake Entry Form



Wheelbarrow Contest

The Wheelbarrow Contest is a contest for anyone who appreciates gardening and/or flowers! This contest requires the entrant to create a flower arrangement in an operational wheel barrow of any size. 

Wheelbarrow Entry Form


1st place $40.00, 2nd place $30.00,

3rd place $20.00, & 4th place $10.00

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