Home Goods General Rules

Sew it! Grow it! Show it!

Since the Fair’s beginning in 1957, locals have brought their pride and joy to show off all of their hard work. Farmers, housewives and children alike strive to have the best of all the rest! From sewing to vegetables to baked and canned goods to arts & crafts people wanted to win The Best of Show at the Warren County Fair.

Nowadays, not much has changed. Anyone, no matter what age, in Warren County as well as the surrounding counties can still show off their best work of the year. What’s even better now is that you can win money ($) for winning prizes of 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in all categories!

Warren County Fair – 2021
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eneral Rules and Regulations

The General Rules and Regulations apply to each Department.

Prizes and premiums for all classes in all departments in the Home Economics

Division will be:

        First Place.... .......................$ 2.50

        Second Place ......................$ 1.50

        Third Place..... .....................$ 1.00

Adults are defined as anyone 19 years of age or older as of July 31st,  2021.  Youth is defined as anyone 18 years of age and under as of July 31st, 2021.

Entries in all classes will be accepted from residents of Warren County and its surrounding area and from Warren County 4-H members and leaders.

Exhibitor must have made all exhibits during the previous twelve (12) months. Each exhibitor is limited to ONE entry per class.

Entries will be accepted Saturday July 31, and Sunday, August 1, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Judging will be done on Monday, August 2nd.

If, in the opinion of the Department Chairperson an exhibitor willfully violates any of the rules governing the Fair, all premiums may be forfeited and may be subject to such other penalties as deemed appropriate by the Department Chairperson and/or the Fair President and Vice-President.

The Fair Association reserves the right to reject or refuse any entry offered and to request the removal from the fairgrounds any  exhibit  which  they  for  any reason, shall deem unfit or objectionable.

Exhibits in each department will be entered and released by the Department Chairman.  Eligibility of all entries is the discretion of the Department Chairman and the decisions made are final.

All rules and regulations for the individual departments will be enforced.

The category “Other” is to be judged as a separate category.  There must be at least two entries of the same category exhibited by two separate exhibitors to qualify for judging.

Judging for all entries will begin on Monday, August 2nd at 10:00 a.m.  (No entries will be received after the deadline.)   Official Personnel  only will be permitted inside the Wonder Building during judging.

The judges may only open canned goods to judge Best in Show.  Rings must be removed before judging.

The Fair Association reserves the right to withhold prizes if fraud, deception or interference with the judges is attempted.   This includes the workers with the Home Economics Department.

Blue ribbons will only be awarded one (1) per class.

Best of Show ribbons will only be awarded one (1) per department.

Prizes are awarded at the discretion of the judges depending on quality of entry and not number of entries in class.   The decision of the judges is final.

No exhibitor, in the Wonder Building, will be allowed to remove any article until Sunday, August 8th unless previous arrangements have been made with the Fair Association.   No person or organization will be paid for any exhibit taken down before the stated hour.

Premiums and exhibits may be picked up Sunday, August 8th   from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Fair Association reserves the right to interpret all rules and regulations and resolve any situation, which may arise and is not restricted by the lack of or omission of specific rules or regulations.

Use  of alcoholic beverages,  drugs,  abusive language or other abusive misconduct is prohibited.

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