SPECIAL PRIZES & SPONSORS:
HOME ARTS SPONSORS: MARION STATE BANK & THE COUNTRY CHURCH OF MARION
STREY INSURANCE, GG’S CORNER CAFE OF MARION, WELLS FARGO OF SEGUIN, MINI GRIP, JED WELLS/TYSON FOODS, GVEC, SUBWAY OF MARION, SEGUIN GAZETTE, 1ST UNITED BANK, SPIRIT OF TEXAS BANK OF SEGUIN, GUADALUPE COUNTY FARM BUREAU INSURANCE
All or any entries in the Home Arts Division will be accepted on a merit basis, and also if accepted, must remain in the Exhibit Hall until Sunday, Oct. 9 . Articles must be picked up Oct. 9 between the hours of 4 & 6 p.m.
Each exhibitor in the Home Arts Division will receive one (1) free Exhibitor’s pass for each entry.
All decisions of the judges are final.
Ribbons: Tri-Color, 1st - Blue, 2nd - Red, 3rd - White
CANNED FOODS GENERAL RULES: Canned foods entries must be in Standard Ball or Kerr 1/2 pint, 12 oz, 1pint, 1.5 pints, or quart canning jars, sealed and processed using standard Ball Canning Guide's hot water process. To be considered for Tri-Color Awards entries must be presented in 1 pint or larger size canning jar. Smaller jars or other brand jars may be considered for blue, red or white. No colored glass jars will be considered for Tri-Color Awards. Items will be judged following regulations provided by Jarden Home Brands and then USDA Guide for Home Canning. JUDGES DECISIONS ARE FINAL.
CURRENT REQUIREMENTS FOR HEAD SPACES TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE JUDGES IN CANNED FOODS HEAD SPACES VARIES WITH DIFFERENT FOODS:
Juices- 1/4" (except tomato juice-1/2"} Fruits - 1/2"
Baby Foods (fruits}-1/2"
Fruit Puree (any fruit except figs}- 1/4" Tomatoes with Okra
or Zucchini -1" Mexican Tomato Sauce -1"
Tomato Catsup - 1/8"
Spaghetti Sauce without Meat- 1"
All - 1" head space
Pickle, vegetable pickles, sauerkraut, fruit pickle, chutneys- 1/2"
JELLIED FRUIT PRODUCTS
Jellies, jams, preserves, marmalades, butters, syrups 1/4"
Previous entries will not be accepted. All entries in the Home Arts Division will be accepted on a merit basis and must remain in the Exhibit Hall until Sunday, Oct. 9 . Release time is between 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. There will be NO Exception to this rule.
(Made from juices)
(Made from Pureed Fruit)
(Made from Whole Fruit)
Presale locations include Yaklin Dodge in Seguin, Texas Built Mobile Homes in Seguin and Guadalupe Print Solutions in Seguin.
Carnival Armbands available for Pre-Sale for $25/each. Grab now at the 3rd Thursday - Downtown Square or the Chamber Office
Online Sales will soon be avaiable. Don't Delay -- LIMITED TIME ONLY!!!
$20.00 including the grounds (before Oct. 5)
At the gate - $10 grounds plus $20 Rodeo ticket
Children under 10 are FREE
Purchase at the 3rd Thursday Downtown Square or the Chamber of Commerce Office. Online Purchase Soon!