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State Baking Contest

Put your baking skills to the test and enter for your chance to represent Southern Chester County at the 2020 Pennsylvania Farm Show!

What to Enter:
Adult Categories

  • The Apple Pie Contest 

  • Homemade Chocolate Cake Baking Contest 

  • The Incredible Angel Food Cake Contest 

PA Preferred™ Jr. Baking Contest Categories 

  • Cookies, Brownies, or Bars 

How to enter? 
Download your [entry form]

  1. Do your best to determine the correct Department, Section and Class for your entry.  If you have questions, Fair Volunteer s will be available to help on entry day. 

  2. Each person needs their own entry form(s) 

When to Enter: 
Saturday, October 5th between 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. 
Judging occurs on Saturday, 2:00 pm. 

Where to enter? 
Bring your entries to the yellow Exhibit Barn on the Fairgrounds.  Please use the Route 82 entrance and follow parking signs.  

When can I pick up my entry?
PA State regulations require that all entries must remain in their place until 4:30 pm Sunday, October 6, 2019.

Exhibitors may pick up exhibits and premiums (cash prizes) between 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm Sunday, October 6, 2019. If not claimed at that time, the premiums and exhibits become the property of the Unionville Community Fair, Inc. 

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PA State Baking Contest Prizes

All 1st place winners in each category are eligible for the 2020 PA Farm Show competition held in January.

Blue Ribbon Apple Pie Contest
Sponsored by Barnard's Orchards
Premiums: 1st $25 | 2nd $ 20 | 3rd $15 | 4th $5

Homemade Chocolate Cake Baking Contest
Sponsored by PA State Assoc. of County Fairs
Premiums: 1st $25 | 2nd $ 20 | 3rd $15

The Incredible Angel Food Cake Contest
Premiums: 1st $25 | 2nd $15 | 3rd $10

PA Preferred™ Jr. Baking Contest
Sponsored by PA State Association. of County Fairs & PA Dept. of Agriculture's PA Preferred™ program
Premiums: 1st $20 | 2nd $15 | 3rd $10

Earlier Event: October 5
Scarecrow Building Contest
Later Event: October 5
Cow Milking Contest