Open Class

Enter in One Class

  • Open Class
  • Over 70 Class
  • Junior Class (ages 10-16)
  • Child Class (age 9 & under)
  • School Group Project

Schedule of Events

General Entries Received
Wednesday, June 15th: 7:00 am-12:00 pm

Plant & Flower Entries Received
Wednesday, June 15th: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

Area Closed to public during judging
Wednesday, June 15th: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Opens
Thursday, June 16th: 10:00 am

Release of Exhibits
Sunday, June 19th: 3:00 pm


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**Open Class Entry Form**


Entries and Exhibit Information
The Home Economics Department welcomes you to exhibit your best home arts again this year and appreciates your cooperation in making this a great fair. Please read and abide by the rules and lot classifications carefully. In order to facilitate entering your exhibits, you are asked to complete an entry form prior to submitting your entries. Forms can be found online at or in this Premium book. Please mail your entries to the fair office at PO Box 206, Bottineau, ND 58318.

  1. Articles must be submitted on Wednesday, June 15th from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm. Judging will occur on Wednesday from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
  2. Articles that previously have been awarded premiums or have been shown at Bottineau County Fairs are not eligible for exhibit in 2022.
  3. All articles must be exhibited by maker or grower.
  4. A Child Class is for ages 9 and under in all categories. Junior Class ages are 10-16 in all categories, please state age on entry blank for these two classes.
  5. School Group Project is in the Fine Arts and Craft Divisions for projects that are done in school or summer school so that multiple similar entries may be judged together.
  6. Exhibitors are encouraged to use labeled jars of uniform type and size.
  7. Worn, soiled, or unfinished articles shall not be exhibited.
  8. No person may enter more than one article under the same lot number in any case, except as collections or displays.
  9. Fair workers may enter articles for competition in divisions in which they do not judge, or assist the judges.
  10. Exhibitors wishing to offer displays for sale may furnish sale cards to attach until the close of the fair. The fair assumes no responsibility in the transaction.
  11. Articles having no competition are awarded according to the judge’s decision.
  12. Release of exhibits will be at 3:00 pm on Sunday, June 19th and must be removed by no later than 6:30 pm

Fair Board Chairperson: Arliss Fugere