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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 16, 2015
Contact:
Thurston County Fair Office at BodnarK@co.thurston.wa.us or (360) 786-5453

First Fair Contest Due Dates Approaching Fast
Home arts, preserves, beverages due July 20

Several open class contest entries are Monday, July 21 at the Thurston County Fairgrounds. Be sure to get your open class home arts, preserves and beverage entries in for your chance to win!
  • Open Class Home Arts: Monday, July 20 from 3 – 7 p.m.
    Let your spectacular sewing, needle art and fiber art do the talking in dozens of home arts contests. Quilt blocks for the 2015 Quilt Block Contest are also due Monday, July 20. Check the 2015 Exhibitor's Guide for a complete list of categories and requirements.

  • Open Class Beverages: Monday, July 20 from 3 – 7 p.m.
    Ales, beers, ciders and wines are all welcome in the beverage contests. Check the 2015 Exhibitor's Guide for a complete list of categories.

  • Open Class Preserved Foods: Monday July 20 from 3 – 7 p.m.
    Enter your canned fruits and vegetables, pickles, sauces, jams and jellies, vinegars, meats, and dehydrated foods, plus many more preserved foods. Check the 2015 Exhibitor's Guide for a complete list of categories. Open Class Preserved Foods are also accepted Monday, July 27. Open Class Honey is accepted only on July 27.

All of the information and details you need to compete in open class home arts contests and hundreds of other open class and club contests are included in the 2015 Exhibitor's Guide. The guide also includes information on entry forms, camping, and this year's calendar of events from July 29 through August 2. Download the complete 2015 Exhibitor's Guide at www.ThurstonCountyFair.org/exhibitor_guide.htm.

For more information on the 2015 Thurston County Fair Exhibitor's Guide, contest entry forms or other fair activities, contact the Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or visit www.ThurstonCountyFair.org.



"Picture Yourself at the Thurston County Fair!"
July 29 - Aug. 2



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County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3