2nd Annual

Adams County Fair Pie Baking Contest


Saturday August 10th 10:00am Outdoor Pavilion 

Bring your pie to the contest site Adams County Fairgrounds, East entrance Pavilion (by Moundview Memorial) at 10:00am on the day of the Pie Contest. THERE IS NO FEE FOR PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT.  The staff running the Pie-Baking Contest will have the final say on acceptability of pies.

Pies must be covered until judging, plastic wrap is ok.

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Printable rules sheet and judging criteria

                               Pies will be judged in 3 categories; Be Creative!!!


     1. Fruit Pies; examples apple, blueberry, peach, cherry, lemon etc.

     2. Specialty Pies; examples nut pies, pumpkin, custard, candy, sweet potato

     3. Cream Pies: Coconut, Banana etc. (prepare for the weather, i.e. ice for keeping cool)



   1. No store-bought Pies, only homemade pies please. (don’t spoil the fun)

   2. Pie must be entered in the name of the person who made it.

   3. This contest is intended for Adult (18 years and older) amateur bakers only. Professional Bakers or those        who earn a portion of their livelihood from baking or cooking may not enter the contest.


   4. Each pie must be made from scratch.      


   5. Pies will be available after the event for sampling.  

                                                       Prizes (each category)

            1st Ribbon 

                                                                   2nd  Ribbon

                                                               3rd Place Ribbon

                                                 Additional Prizes TBA

2018 Winners

Fruit Category

1st Bethany Spaw, Dutch Apple Pie

2nd Alice Parks, Strawberry Rhubarb Sour Cream Pie

3rd Caroline Gruenwald, Mixed Fruit Pie

Specialty Category 

1st Maureen Bruce, Chocolate Walnut Burbon Pie

2nd Melissa Hueukstudy , Coconut Custard Pie

3rd Sherry Lethcoe, Fudge Brownie Pie

Cream Pie Category

1st Sherry Lethcoe, Sour Orange Cream Pie

2nd Melissa Hueukstudy, Pineapple Cream Pie

3rd Caroline Gruenwald, Raisin Cream Pie

Adams County Fair Association
Jim Grabarski
County Rd J

PO Box 380
Friendship, WI 53934
Phone: 608-584-5301

Fair Office: 608-339-3101


Old Farmers Antique Club

Visit the 10,000 sq. foot museum of the

Old Farmers Antique Club
(west end of the fairgrounds)
Preserving the past for the future