Culinary

Do you love baking and cooking for fun or as part of a hobby?

Then enter your best recipes in the Culinary Competitions at the State Fair!

Important dates for this competition:

  • Entry Deadline: June 3, 2021

  • Culinary Day 1 Judging: July 28, 2021

  • Culinary Day 2 Judging: July 31, 2021

  • Culinary Day 3 Judging: August 6, 2021

  • Culinary Day 4 Judging: August 8, 2021

See below for full details on entry requirements and show information.

Culinary Entry Information

Culinary Day 1 – July 28, 2021

Drop Off: July 28, 2021: 7:30-10:30 am
Judging: July 28, 2021: 1:30-6:30 pm

Culinary Day 1 features over 100 classes in the following divisions:

  • Yeast Breads
  • Fresh Fruits & Veggies
  • Cookies & Bars
  • Pies
  • Canning
  • Kids Culinary Challenge

Click the link below for complete entry information and contest rules.

Culinary Day 1 Entry Information

Culinary Day 2 – July 31, 2021

Drop Off: July 31, 2021: 7:30-10:30 am
Judging: July 31, 2021: 1:30-6:30 pm

Culinary Day 2 features over 80 classes in the following divisions:

  • Quick Breads
  • Wisconsin Dairy
  • Cakes
  • Frostings
  • Decorated Cakes
  • Culinary Challenge

Click the link below for complete entry information and contest rules.

Culinary Day 2 Entry Information

Culinary Days 3 & 4

Drop Off Culinary Day 3: August 6, 2021: 8:30-9:30 am
Judging Culinary Day 3: August 6, 2021: Noon-6:00 pm

Culinary Day 3 features the following classes:

  • maple snack attack appetizer
  • dip dip-ooray!
  • jump around for cranberry salad
  • roll out the barrel of buns
  • pork burger grand slam
  • badger bold berry beverage
  • three cheers for coffee cake
  • toss it up for caramel apple-inspired dessert
  • honey’s best tailgate treats

Drop Off Culinary Day 4: August 8, 2021: 8:30-9:30 am
Judging Culinary Day 4: August 8, 2021: Noon-6:00 pm

  • legend-dairy cheese appetizer
  • legend-dairy twice baked potato
  • legend-dairy Wisconnie-strone soup
  • legend-dairy rolled anything-but-sugar cookies
  • legend-dairy rolled sugar cookies
  • legend-dairy brat casserole celebration
  • legend-dairy Door County cherry salad
  • legend-dairy nothing to wine about pound cake
  • legend-dairy supper club cocktails

Click the link below for complete entry information and contest rules.

Culinary Days 3, 4 & 5 Entry Information

Culinary Entry Form

Questions?

Questions regarding entering can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com or call 414.266.7052.

Mailing Address:
Wisconsin State Fair
Entry Department
640 S 84th Street
West Allis WI 53214