Entries will be received in the arena on Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. and on Friday from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. with the exception of Art and Photography, which will ONLY be received Thursday evening. No entries will be accepted after 12:00 p.m. on Friday. Judging will commence on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. for Photography and promptly at 12:30 p.m. on Friday for all other classes.
Exhibitors must show their membership card when dropping off and picking up exhibits. Entries MUST remain in the arena until 4:30 p.m. on Sunday and MUST be picked up by 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Ilderton Agricultural Society’s Directors (IAS) and Volunteers are NOT responsible for exhibits left after 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.
The seven dollar ($7.00) IAS membership fee entitles the bearer to one admission ticket and the right to enter exhibits. NO ENTRY FEE or IAS MEMBERSHIP is required for Junior members (18 years of age and under) entering Junior Sections. However, if a Junior is entering an Adult/Open Section, then a membership is required and those entries MUST be on Adult/Open Entry Form.
Exhibitors are entitled to ONE entry per listed section. At the Chairperson’s discretion, sections with a large number of entries may be divided. Articles in each section must be grown/completed by exhibitor since the 2018 Ilderton Fair.
Judges and committees have full power to place articles in their proper classes.
NOTE: Please cover name on any signed entries.
2020 IAS Membership will be deducted from all prize winnings of $9.00 or more.
All ADULT and JUNIOR HOMECRAFT and 4-H LIFESKILLS class winners MUST pick up their prize
winnings at the Fair Office in the arena between 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.
Due to Health Regulations, you may not sell your food exhibits while on the fairgrounds.
COMMITTEE: (Chair) Ruth Dickie 519-666-1106, Kayla Adam, Edith Arnott, Janet Beatson, Sue Clow, Candace Goudy, Debbie Heffernan, Amy Henderson, Vera Henderson, Bonnie Ideson, Maureen Jelly, Anita Lemmon, Lynn Moir, Jenna Moore, Sharleen Phillips, Gayle Ready, Nancy Rushton, Carrie Ruyter, Betty Siddall, Cora Smibert and Mary Walls.
All pastry is to be homemade. Entry tag to be fastened securely on outside of bag.
All pies must be on 9″ foil plates and in a resealable clear bag.
|1. SPECIAL by Frank & Lesley Tchorek – SummerSide Farm – Pumpkin Pie, no garnish. Recipe to be included with entry. Recipe becomes property of the sponsor.||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|2. SPECIAL in memory of Maryon Fletcher – Cherry Pie.||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|3. SPECIAL by Kustermans Berry Farm – Blueberry Pie, two crust||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|4. SPECIAL by Ron Edwards – Butter Pecan Pie, sponsor to get 1st prize||12.00||8.00||5.00|
|5. SPECIAL by Ruth Dickie – Lemon Pie from a mix with meringue.||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|6. SPECIAL by Crunican Orchards – Apple Pie, two crust||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|7. Peach Pie, two crust||8.00||6.00||4.00|
|8. SPECIAL in memory of Carol Beatson – Raspberry Pie||15.00||8.00||5.00|
|9. SPECIAL by Crunican Orchards – Apple Crisp, 8” x 8” foil pan||10.00||6.00||4.00|
All cakes must be on a foil covered base 1” larger than the cake.
|10. SPECIAL by Arva Flour Mills – Upside-down cake using any fruit, 1st Prize – Bag of Pastry Flour||6.00||4.00|
|11. SPECIAL by Arva Flour Mills – Poppy Seed Cake, 1st Prize – Bag of White Flour.||6.00||4.00|
|12. SPECIAL by Ruth Dickie – Carrot Cake, iced||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|13. SPECIAL by Scott’s Elevator – Chocolate Layered Cake, iced, no mixes, sponsor to get 1st prize||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|14. SPECIAL by Sharleen Phillips – Spice Cake using recipe provided on page 85.||10.00||8.00||5.00|
|15. Banana Slab Cake, iced, nuts optional||8.00||6.00||4.00|
|16. Decorated Cake, Your Favourite Disney theme – judged on appearance only||10.00||8.00||5.00|
Must be on a base in a resealable clear bag.
|17. SPECIAL by Glenn Phillips – Butter Tarts (5) – only raisins, no fruit or nuts allowed. Homemade pastry required. No foil cups. Sponsor to get First Prize. The winner may be asked to bake another entry in November for the District Meeting||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|18. SPECIAL by United Church Women (UCW) – Favourite Baked Square, 5 pieces||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|19. SPECIAL by Egg Farmers of Ontario – Chocolate Brownies, 5 pieces, iced, nuts optional.||Gift||Gift||Gift|
|20. Unbaked Square, 5 pieces||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|21. 5 Scones with fruit, unglazed||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|22. Chocolate Chip Cookies, 5 pieces||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|23. Oatmeal Date Squares, 5 pieces||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|24. Ginger Snaps, 5 pieces||7.00||6.00||5.00|
Breads, Loaves, Muffins, Etc.
Must be on a base in a resealable clear bag.
|25. SPECIAL by Arva Flour Mills – Raisin bread, 1 loaf, no bread machine. 1st Prize – Bag of Whole Wheat Flour donated by Arva Flour Mills||6.00||5.00|
|26. Soft Pretzel, made in a bread maker||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|27. Lemon Loaf, without nuts||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|28. SPECIAL in memory of Beulah Craig – Zucchini Loaf, fruit & nuts allowed.||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|29. SPECIAL by Arva Flour Mills – White Dinner Rolls (5) separated, bread machine allowed. 1st Prize – Bag of White Flour donated by Arva Flour Mills||6.00||5.00|
|30. Cinnamon Buns, minimum of 6, Do Not Separate||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|31. Cheese Tea Biscuits, 5 pieces, minimum 2”||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|32. SPECIAL by Frank & Lesley Tchorek, SummerSide Farm – Pumpkin Muffins (5) fruit & nuts allowed, no baking cups. Recipe to be included. Recipe becomes property of the sponsor..||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|33. Bran Muffins with raisins, 5 muffins, no baking cups||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|34. SPECIAL by Village Teapot – Decorated teapot, (no lid) including 3 different edible homemade goodies judged on appearance only||10.00||8.00||6.00|
|35. SPECIAL by Hensall Co-operative Inc. – Favourite Black Bean recipe Recipe to be included with entry. Recipe becomes property of sponsor||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|36. SPECIAL by Middlesex-London Health Unit – Any Item Gluten Free||Gift||5.00||4.00|
|37. SPECIAL by Darrell Shaule – Any Item Baked by a Man||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|38. SPECIAL by Muskoka Brewery – Any cooked or baked item using beer, excluding bread or chili, recipe to be included||Gift||Gift||Gift|
|39. SPECIAL by Middlesex County Milk Committee – Any dessert item made with milk. Recipe to be included||Gift||Gift||Gift|
|40. SPECIAL by Sharleen Phillips – Hummus, Chickpea. Recipe to be included, sponsor to get 1st prize||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|41. SPECIAL by Loft Maple Syrup – Any dessert item using maple syrup. Recipe to be included, sponsor to get 1st prize.||15.00||10.00||7.00|
|42. SPECIAL by Sharing Organic – Any item using squash. Recipe to be included||10.00||6.00||4.00|
|43. Favourite Diabetic Dessert. Recipe to be included||6.00||5.00||4.00|
|44. SPECIAL by Bloomers Family Farm – A $75 gift card for Bloomers Family Farm will be awarded to the exhibitor winning
the Highest Number of Points in Class 35, Sections 1 – 43.
Winner’s name will be published in 2020 Prize Book.|
2018 Winner: Janet Beatson
** Country Fair Baking Contest **
All entrants into the contest MUST submit entries using the sponsor’s product only.
Sponsor’s label, as well as the complete recipe of an item, must accompany each entry. Recipe becomes property of the sponsor.
Winners’ names, addresses and recipe entries will be submitted to Country Fair Baking Contest. Winners must be available with their award winning entry for a picture which will be sent to the sponsor. All eligible winners agree to sign a release form giving permission to the sponsor to use the winner’s name and/or photograph in any other advertising or publicity, without payment, and for entry into any applicable national contests. Entries judged on appearance, taste, texture & recipe creativity.
|45. SPECIAL by Bernardin – Jam/Jelly using Bernardin pectin, 1 pint sealer||$20 Gift Certificate||$10|
|46. SPECIAL by Bernardin – Bernardin Jar Creative Craft – decorate the jar using the 2 piece snap lid as well.||$20 Gift Certificate||10.00|
|47. SPECIAL by Robin Hood Flour – Favourite Homemade Loaf.||$25 Product Certificate||$10 Product Certificate|
|48. SPECIAL by Robin Hood Flour – Best Lunchbox Snack: cookies, squares or bars||$25 Product Certificate||$10 Product Certificate|
|49. SPECIAL by Crisco Baking – Best Homemade Pie||$25 Product Certificate||$10 Product Certificate|
Canned Fruits and Vegetables
Must be sealed and shown in one pint sealers (500ml) with new ring & lid, with tags attached by string or elastic.
|50. Canned Peaches||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|51. Canned Pears||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|53. Chili Sauce – Vegetable||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|54. Stewed Tomatoes||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|55. Relish, green||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|56. Relish, yellow||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|57. Sweet Vinegar Chunk Pickles||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|58. Dill Pickles||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|59. Salsa – Vegetable||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|60. Salsa – Fruit||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|61. Dill Beans||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|62. Your Favourite Spicy Canned Item||7.00||6.00||5.00|
|63. Spaghetti Sauce, no meat||7.00||6.00||5.00|
Jams may be shown in any size sealed glass jar.
|64. Marmalade – any kind||7||6||5|
|65. Red Pepper Jelly.||7||6||5|
|66. Plain Peach Jam, cooked||7||6||5|
|67. SPECIAL by Kustermans Berry Farm – Raspberry Jam||7||6||5|
|68. Your favourite kind of fruit jelly||7||6||5|
|69. Strawberry Jam, cooked||7||6||5|
|70. SPECIAL by Homecraft – Decorated gift basket of 3 preserved treats (500ml), Christmas theme, judged on appearance only||7||6||5|
|71. SPECIAL by Sharing Organic: A prize of a One Year Membership ($54.20 value) and a $20 gift card to Sharing Organic will be awarded to the exhibitor winning the highest number of points in Class 35, Sections 50 – 70. Winner’s name will be published in 2020 Prize Book.|
2018 Winner: Wendy Mencel