SWNM State Fair

Home Economics

Home Economics

Adult / Youth

Needle Art
Adult / Youth

Adult / Youth

Canning & Preservation
Adult / Youth

Hobbies & Handicrafts
Adult / Youth

Entry Fees $1 up to $15
General Rules

  1. Entries in all departments will be received WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2014 FROM 1:00 PM TO 6:00PM.
  2. Will not be allowed to remove entries until SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2014 BETWEEN 1:00 PM TO 3:00 PM ONLY.
  3. All entries will be identified by a claim stub. To reclaim entries, exhibitors must have identifying stub.
  4. Entries should be made in the name of the person who did the work. Exhibitors must reside in Southwestern New Mexico or surrounding area.
  5. Awards are: 1st place=$5.00; 2nd place=$2.00; 3rd place=$1.00 unless otherwise indicated.
  6. Will be determined on a point system according to awards for each area. 1st place=3 points; 2nd place=2 points; 3rd place=1 point. Exhibitors must have at least three entries to be eligible.
  7. When there are not enough entries in a category to award all premiums, awards will be based on merit.
  8. Entries are placed on exhibit at your own risk. Every entry will be under control of the superintendent. Care will be taken to prevent damage, but in no event will the SWNM State Fair be responsible for any injury or loss that may occur.
  9. Safeguard against loss or soiling, no one will be permitted to handle any entry once it is put in place, with the exception of the judges and/or superintendent.
  10. May be picked up at the cashier’s window located in the exhibit building on SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2014 BETWEEN 1:00 PM AND 3:00 PM. NO PREMIUMS WILL BE PAID FOR ANY ENTRY NOT LISTED ON THE PREMIUM LIST.
  11. In this department must be homemade by the exhibitor and made after the last fair or October 2013. Other articles may be placed on exhibit, but not entered for competition.
  12. For the 75 years of age and older exhibitor, see home economics adult division guidelines for more information.


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