2016 Competitive Entries Information

The 2016 Competitive Entries period is now open. The deadline for submissions is September 1st.

NEW: View our Competitive Entry Catalog as a Flipbook

Online Entries

The Online Competitive Entry site is now open!

The Premium Catalog is presented in Adobe PDF Format. If you don’t have Adobe Acrobat Reader click here to go to their website and download it for free.

Questions about Competitive Entries? Contact the department superintendent or the Fair office.

2016 Competitive Entries Information

General Information

Mayor Letter
Fair Planning Committee Chairman Letter
Director Letter
Winston-Salem Public Assembly Facilities Commission Letter
Hours of Operation
General Rules
Premiums and Awards/Directions
Judging Schedule
Special Events/Special Group Days/Grandstand Attractions
Fair History
Index Map

Entry Blank

Online Entry – The Online Competitive Entry site is not yet open.
2016 General Entry Blank – For all items EXCEPT Livestock, Poultry/Pigeons, Educational Booths, Decorated Christmas Trees and Mid-Atlantic Wine Competition.

W-9 Form

W-9 Form – If your total entries have the potential to win over $600, please include the completed form with your entry blank.


Livestock Rules
Beef Cattle – Angus
Beef Cattle – Charolais | Beef Entry Blank
Beef Cattle – Hereford | Beef Entry Blank
Beef Cattle – Simmental | Beef Entry Blank
Beef Cattle – Red Angus | Beef Entry Blank
Beef Cattle – Other Beef Breeds | Beef Entry Blank
Beef Cattle – Jr. Beef Heifer | Jr. Beef Entry Blank
Dairy Cattle |Dairy Entry Blank
Jr. Dairy | Dairy Entry Blank
Sheep | Sheep Entry Blank
Jr. Sheep| Jr. Sheep Entry Blank
Jr. Market Lamb | Jr. Market Lamb Entry Blank
Shepherds Lead Competition
Jr. Commercial Ewe | Jr. Commercial Ewe Entry Blank
Jr. Market Swine | Jr. Market Swine Entry Blank
Open Dairy Goat | Jr. Doe Entry Blank | Sr. Doe Entry Blank
Youth Dairy Goat | Youth Dairy Goat Entry Blank
Youth Meat Goat | Jr. Meat Goat Entry Blank


Bees and Honey
Decorated Apples, Pumpkins and Potatoes
Home and Garden Display

Flower Show

These categories will use the 2016 General Entry Blank.
Friday Flower Show
Wednesday Flower Show
Horticulture/Container Grown Plants
Jr. Horticulture
Flower Show Terminology
Professional Florists

Other Entries

Adult Professional Crafts
Educational & Extension Booths | Educational Booths Entry Blank
Jr. Fine Arts & Crafts
Adult Fine Arts & Crafts
Jr. Hobbies & Crafts
Adult Hobbies & Crafts
Clothing and Fashions
Food Preservation
Home Furnishings
Senior Adults
Senior Adult Creative Writing
Senior Adult Day Fun Time
Photo Fun Fair
Amateur Adult Photography
Technology Education
Jr. Homemaking
Exceptional Children & Adult Crafts
Amos Cottage Arts & Crafts and Special Exhibits
Exceptional Children Education
Youth Organization Booths
School Art Exhibit
Demo Derby and Double Figure 8 Racing

Special Events

Mid-Atlantic Southeastern Wine Competition | Wine Entry Blank
Essay Contest
Poetry Contest
Decorated Wreath
Decorated Christmas Tree | Decorated Christmas Tree Entry Blank
Tobacco Looping Contest | Tobacco Looping Contest Registration Form

Special Food Contests

Special Food Contest Rules
Sponsors of Special Food Contests
Hormel Great American Spam Championship
Smitty’s “Fried Apple Pie” Contest
Gold Medal Flour “Cookie Contest”
Tom Carroll “I Love Pork” Contest
Tom Carroll “I Love Pimento Cheese” Contest
WBFJ “Heavenly Layered Cake” Contest
Village Tavern’s “Pie vs. Cake” Contest
Winston-Salem Journal’s “Krankie’s Coffee” Contest
Black Mountain Chocolate Kitchen Challenge
“Dress Up Your Recipe” Little Black Dressing Co. Contest
“Locally Grown – Eat To Live Raw Style”