61 Years of the Gerry Frank
Chocolate Layer Cake Contest.

This milestone event is one of
the Fair's most beloved traditions.

Gerry Frank smiles with the top 3 finishers of the 60th Annual Gerry Frank Chocolate Cake Contest on September 1st at the Oregon State Fair. L-R: 2nd place finisher Jamie Hendrickson of Monmouth, Gerry Frank, 1st place finisher Jenn Hearn of Keizer, and 3rd place finisher Suzanne Akin of Bend.


Congratulations to our top three finishers of the 60th Annual Gerry Frank Chocolate Cake Contest!

1st - Jenn Hearn, Keizer

2nd - Jamie Hendrickson, Monmouth

3rd - Suzanna Akin, Bend

And thanks to all 81 bakers who brought delicious cakes for Gerry to judge - that's double the entries we received last year! Kudos!

Click here for the official scores of each and every 81 cakes.

Due to COVID-19 event cancellations, the 2020 Gerry Frank Chocolate Cake Contest will not occur.

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