Thank you, Creative Living
Partners and Volunteers!
The Oregon State Fair's Creative Living Department has many partners and volunteers to thank in 2021!
Culinary & Entertaining
We have some tasty competitions lined up.
This fascinating area of competition allows for the participation of folks at the following skill levels: Junior Non-Professional, Non-Professional and Professional. In addition, there are four divisions and a number of classes. There is also the Oregon Award which is open to all decorators. Please see the handbook for detailed rules and parameters.
The functionality, originality and creativity of table decorating are on full display in this popular competition. Whether it’s the adult or youth division, the results are always eye-catching. The themes for adult entrants this year are: Book Club Brunch, and Formal Dinner. Entries in the Formal Dinner Class must adhere to the American Standard Table setting Rules as outlined in Appendix A in the handbook. The theme for Youth/Teen entries is Pinwheels. The theme for Adult/Youth Team is Remember When. The Oregon Award category theme for all ages is Back to Nature. Be creative!
A well-decorated tree takes a place of pride in many homes, and takes pride of place at the Oregon State Fair! Adult Individuals over the age of 17 can compete in the "Let It Snow" The theme for adult entrants is Let It Snow, while the themes for Family/Group entries are Mindcraft and Celebrate Oregon: Very Berry!