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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

253 Days 4 Hours 56 Mins

Vegetable & Potato

Vegetable & Potato

Competitions for amateur exhibitors including standard vegetable and potato categories, decorated squash and pumpkins, as well as “giant” vegetable contests.

Vegetable & Potato – Divisions, Rules & Premiums (PDF)

Registration

Opens: Monday, May 7

Entry Deadline: Monday, Aug. 13, 4:30 p.m.

Register Online

Exhibit Delivery & Return

DELIVERY

  • Giant Pumpkin Contest: Wednesday, Aug. 22, 3-7 p.m.
  • Potatoes: Thursday, Aug. 23, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group One: Thursday, Aug. 23, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Braided Garlic and Onion Ropes, Largest Vegetable or Potato, Container Gardens (classes 995-999): Thursday, Aug. 23, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Two: Sunday, Aug. 26, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Three: Wednesday, Aug. 29, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Four: Saturday, Sept. 1, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Braided Pepper Ropes: Saturday, Sept. 1, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Home Garden Collection: Sunday, Aug. 26, staged by 9 a.m. or Saturday, Sept. 1, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Decorative Pumpkins and Squash: Thursday, Aug. 23, or Wednesday, Aug. 29, staged by 9 a.m.

RETURN

  • Monday, Sept. 3, 8-10 p.m. (only items entered in Largest Vegetable or Potato, Giant Pumpkin Contest, Decorative Pumpkins and Squash, Braided Ropes and Container Gardens classes)

Results

Questions or concerns?

For further information, please contact competition@mnstatefair.org or 651-288-4417.