Participation information is now available. And yes, you can enter online.
This department of the 2017 Oregon State Fair features many of those classic competitions we all know so well. But these days there is equal emphasis on new and truly engaging topics, each of which reflect life in Oregon. We constantly strive for a balance between traditions and innovations.
For proof, be sure to check out our newly renamed Explore Oregon Stage during the Fair: an awesome showcase for Oregon’s best and brightest. (Scheduling details to come.)
If you are interested in getting involved—either as a participant or enthusiastic supporter—there are tons of excellent options. One thing’s for sure: the Creative Living team aims to deliver a topnotch experience for everyone.
If one of our many competitions captures your interest, just click on the corresponding link below. Our competition handbooks are also now available for downloading—they’ll tell you everything you need to know.
- VISUAL ARTS
- Fine Art
- Crafts and Hobbies (including Woodworking and Legos)
- Paper Arts
- AGRICULTURE & HORTICULTURE
- Farm and Garden
- Honey and Products of the Hive
- Needlework and Clothing
- Felting, Spinning and Weaving
- CULINARY & ENTERTAINING
- Baked Foods
- Preserved Foods
- Decorated Cakes and Confectionery Arts
- Table Decorating
- S.T.R.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, Math)