Competitions & Exhibits
The forms on this page are required to participate in upcoming events. You may request that paper copies be mailed directly to you by calling: 845-876-4000. Or download PDF forms & applications and send completed forms to the following address. Note: Downloads may require the Acrobat Reader.
Dutchess County Agricultural Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 389
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Exhibitor Handbook & Forms
Note: Because of an error in the Exhibitor handbook there are corrected versions of the Lion Brand Yarn patterns for both the knit and the crochet scarf. Please download the PDF’s below to get the updated patterns – they replace the patterns on page 66 of the handbook:
Horticulture Handbook & Forms
Horse Show Books & Forms
- 2017 List of Talent Tent Performances
- 2017 Talent Search Application
The Dutchess County Fair provides an opportunity for New York talent to perform in front of audiences of all sizes. For information call 845-889-4099.
- 2017 NYS Fiddle Contest – The New York Fiddle Contest takes place at the Fair on Sunday August 27th, 2017. Information about the contest is available at NYSfiddlecontest.com or by contacting Pam or Gary Veeder at 845-635-3574; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017 Culinary – Fine Arts – Livestock Results
2017 NYS Fiddle Contest Winners
Fiddlebuds: Demonstration Only (8 years and under)
Meredeth Sunberg – Stanfordville, N.Y.
Junior – Junior Division (9-12 years)
First Place: Julianna Sunberg – Stanfordville, N.Y.
Second Place: Maya Quon – Rhinebeck, N.Y.
Third Place: Annaleise Booth – Sherman, CT
Junior Division (13-17 years)
First Place: Aidan Cuite – New Hamburg, N.Y.
Second Place: Chloe Opela – Balston Lake, N.Y.
Third Place: Cosette Veeder-Shave Hyde Park,N.Y.
Open Division (18 years and above)
First Place: Geordie McKernan – Esopus, N.Y.
Second Place: Samuel Tuskroff – Pleasant Valley, N.Y.