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County Fair Contests

Thurston County Fair’s

"Berry BEST Pie Contest"

Saturday • August 1
Sponsored by Spooner Berry Farms

The name says it all.
Bring your best berry pie to the Fair.
Adult and youth prizes will be awarded
with the winning pie slices sold after the judging.

Proceeds benefit the Thurston County Food Bank.

Each contestant will receive FREE admission to the fair (parking fees not waived).
Youth and adult winners will receive ribbons and prizes.
Bring pies to the Expo Center on Saturday, August 1, from 10:30am to 1:30pm.
Please include recipe with name, address and phone number. Judging will start at 2pm.

Pies cannot need refrigeration, and please use a disposable pie plate.