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Apple Pie Contest

Open Competition on Saturday - Public Auction 1:00 PM


Sponsored By: Patterson Fruit Farm of Chesterland, Ohio and Auxiliary

(No prior entry required)

All proceeds are used to make our fair the most beautiful in Ohio! Open Competition - No prior entry required.

Class 1 - 24 years and under
Class 2 - 25 years to 50 years
Class 3 - 51 years and over
Prizes in each class: 1st - $10.00, 2nd - $8.00, 3rd - $5.00


  1. Must be made with fresh apples - (only apples).
  2. Two crust pie required.
  3. No purchased, ready-made crusts.
  4. Must be baked in a disposable, 8 or 9 inch aluminum foil pan only (no metal or glass pans). 
    Reminder: Aluminum foil pans require approximately 15 minutes longer cooking time.
  5. Past Grand Champion winners are eligible for competition after 3 years.
  6. Bring to and enter at the Domestic Arts Hall 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturday.
  7. Winners will be announced on PA system.
  8. Apple pies will be sold during a public auction at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday held at the Vernon Howard Band Pavilion. All proceeds to benefit the Auxiliary Fund.
  9. All winners will be given their awards during the public auction.
  10. Pies judged and sold at judge’s discretion of quality