Santa Barbara Fair & Expo
Get your appetite for fun ready for "Sweet Home Santa Barbara", the 21st annual Santa Barbara Fair & Expo, April 28-May 2, 2010 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds. There's a lot of excitement on the menu – from appetizing carnival rides to delicious Fair treats to sightings of farm animals and livestock. - SBFairAndExpo.com
Of course my favorite is the cooking part...gentlereaders...get your spatulas at the ready.
A big highlight of the Santa Barbara Fair & Expo is the Cooking Contest, which takes place in Warren Hall. Here's a chance to enter a treasured recipe, watch the judging and take part in all of the fun. There are categories for both youth and adult entrants. Contestants receive free fair admission with any pre-entry in the Fair & Expo Cooking Contests. Please see the Handbook for details, or download the entry form below.
Wednesday, April 28: Fudge, 7:00pm
Thursday, April 29: Brownies, 7:00pm
Friday, April 30: Cheesecake, 7:00pm
Saturday, May 1: Peanut Brittle, 1:30pm; Chocolate Chip Cookies, 3:00pm
Sunday, May 2: Cupcakes, 1:30pm; Apple Pie, 3:00pm
It's easy to register your talent using our Entry Handbook. You can access sections
of the Handbook by clicking on the downloadable forms below. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to read these forms, which is available free by clicking here.