17 Parent-Child Baking Contest

2023 Theme - Any Flavor Whoopie Pie

Saturday, July 1st

Place: 1st - $50.00 2nd - $45.00 3rd - $40.00
Whoopie pies with icing in the middle laying on a wooden board.

Amateur bakers only.

Creations submitted for judging must be from scratch.

Submit 12 individually wrapped Whoopie Pies. Must be accompanied by the recipe neatly printed. No names are to appear on the recipe. Creations and recipes become property of the Houlton Fair.

Entries must be submitted in a disposable container. Entries must be thoroughly cooled.

All parents must be 18 years of age. The child must be between 5-14 years old. Parent is defined as mother, father, grandparent, legal guardian, or stepparent. Parents are limited to two entries per year and children to one. For example, a parent may enter different recipes with different children, but not two different recipes with the same child.


Score sheets will remain confidential. Decisions of the judges will be final.

Entries must be brought to the Exhibit Hall (Civic Center). You may enter through Elm St. Extension (if only dropping off, no fair parking) on Saturday, July 1st from 10:00am- 12pm.

No late entries will be accepted.

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Exhibit Hall Sign-Up Form
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Contest Rules