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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

120 Days 17 Hours 5 Mins

Vegetable & Potato

2019 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 6

Entry Deadline: Monday, Aug. 12, 4:30 p.m.

Register Online

Exhibit Delivery & Return

DELIVERY

  • Giant Pumpkin Contest: Wednesday, Aug. 21, 3-7 p.m.
  • Potatoes: Thursday, Aug. 22, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group One: Thursday, Aug. 22, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Braided Garlic and Onion Ropes, Largest Vegetable or Potato, Container Gardens (classes 995-999): Thursday, Aug. 22, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Two: Sunday, Aug. 25, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Three: Wednesday, Aug. 28, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Vegetable Group Four: Saturday, Aug. 31, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Pepper Ristra: Thursday, Aug. 22, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Home Garden Collection: Sunday, Aug. 25, staged by 9 a.m. or Saturday, Aug. 31, staged by 9 a.m.
  • Decorative Pumpkins and Squash: Thursday, Aug. 22, or Wednesday, Aug. 28, staged by 9 a.m.

RETURN

  • Monday, Sept. 2, 8-9 p.m. (only items entered in Largest Vegetable or Potato, Giant Pumpkin Contest, Decorative Pumpkins and Squash, Pepper Ristra and Container Gardens classes)

Results

  • Potato results (PDF)
  • Vegetables – Group One results (PDF)
  • Vegetables – Group Two results (PDF)
  • Vegetables – Group Three results (PDF)
  • Vegetables – Group Four results (PDF)
  • Giant Pumpkin Contest results (PDF)
  • Previous years’ results are available in the digital archive.

Questions or concerns?

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