Contests

Sign up for email updates from North Idaho State Fair

Directions
TICKETS!
Instagram Facebook Twitter Snapchat Youtube

Community Contests

Date: Aug 19 - Aug 28, 2022

We are excited to bring back the Community Contests for the 2022 North Idaho State Fair!

Are you an amazing corn shucker? Or maybe a family champion at Watermelon Eating? If so, we have it for you!

Entries for the community contests are free! Please be prepared to sign a liability waiver for various contests such as Pie Eating, Watermelon Eating, Decade Days Costume Contest, and Diaper Derby.

Watermelon Eating Contest

We are excited to bring back the Watermelon Eating Contest!!!

Multiple times and day's available so nobody misses out on the fun!!

1st through 3rd place winners receive a ribbon!

Corn Shucking Contest

Have you ever dreamed of being a corn farmer? Here's your chance to see if you could handle the pressure!

Multiple Corn Shucking contests available to participate in this year's fair!

1st through 3rd place recieve a prize!

Pet Rock Contest

Calling all amazing Pet Rock artists!! We have the competition for you!

Come show off your skills and receive a prize for 1st through 3rd place.

Decade Days Costume Contest

Have you always wanted to dress up as your favorite decade but never got the change? Here's your chance!!

Each day of the fair is themed spanning from the 1920's to the 2000's! Come dressed in your best with the chance to win!

First place winners from each decade will receive an admission ticket to return to the last day of the fair for our Parade of Champions!

Pie Eating Contest

Come one, come all to the famous Pie Eating Contest for this year's fair!

With multiple times and dates available, everyone has the opportunity to become the champion of Pie Eating. 1st place winners will receive a return admission ticket for Friday August 26th for the championship bracket.

Oreo Stacking Contest

Think you have what it take's to balance Oreo's?

Come stop by and see how many Oreo's you can stack for a prize!

Diaper Derby

Ready, Steady, GO!!!
The Diaper Derby is BACK for the 2022 North Idaho State Fair.

The Diaper Derby is available for kiddos from the ages of crawling to walking!
A liability waiver is required to be signed before any children are entered into the compitition.

Scavenger Hunt

New this year at the fair, Scavenger Hunt!!

Come find treasure around the fairgrounds this year and win big!

Contest Schedule

Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 19, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
1920's Costume
Dance Floor
Pie Eating
Aug 19, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 20, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Watermelon Eating Contest
Aug 20, 2022 | 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Corn Shucking Contest
Aug 20, 2022 | 5:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Division for youth and adults, lets see how fast you are and take home the trophy!
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 21, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Watermelon Eating Contest
Aug 21, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Jacklin Stage
Pie Eating
Aug 21, 2022 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 22, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
1940's Costume
Dance Floor
Corn Shucking Contest
Aug 22, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Division for youth and adults, lets see how fast you are and take home the trophy!
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 23, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Mayor's Chocolate Contest
Aug 23, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Enter your best chocolate dish in the Fair this year. Guest Judges consist of Mayor's from the North 10 counties in Idaho!
Building 8
Fairest of them all Food Contest
Aug 23, 2022 | 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
North Idaho State Fair Food Vendors compete to see who is serving up the best dish!
Jacklin Stage
Watermelon Eating Contest
Aug 23, 2022 | 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Scavenger Hunt!
Aug 24, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Scavenger Hunt: Start at the info booth or in Farm Park. Complete the scavenger hunt and and have Pizza provided by Dominos
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 24, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Corn Shucking Contest
Aug 24, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Division for youth and adults, lets see how fast you are and take home the trophy!
Jacklin Stage
Pie Eating
Aug 24, 2022 | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Jacklin Stage
Commissioner's Apple Pie Contest
Aug 25, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Apple Pie can be entered and judged by Commissioner's of the Northern 10 Counties in Idaho. Building 8
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 25, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Watermelon Eating Contest
Aug 25, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Jacklin Stage
Corn Shucking Contest
Aug 25, 2022 | 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Division for youth and adults, lets see how fast you are and take home the trophy!
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 26, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Dance Floor
Oreo Stacking Contest
Aug 26, 2022 | 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Jacklin Stage
Pie Eating
Aug 26, 2022 | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Jacklin Stage
Watermelon Eating Contest
Aug 27, 2022 | 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 27, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
1990's Costume
Dance Floor
Pie Eating FINALS
Aug 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacklin Stage
Diaper Derby Contest
Aug 28, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
: Dance Floor
Pet Rock Contest
Aug 28, 2022 | 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Jacklin Stage
Decade Days Costume Contest
Aug 28, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2000's Costume
Dance Floor
Back to
Top
TICKETS!