HCC

 

 

Contest Manager: Amy Libbus

 

Entry Registration deadline is October 3. Pre-registration is required.

 

Entries can be submitted via email to: ncsfCompetitions@ncagr.gov

 

Type your recipe on a 8½ x 11 sheet of paper and attach it to your entry form.
Entries must be legible and include a phone number or they will be disqualified.

 

See each individual competition for contest dates, rules, judging criteria, prizes, additional requirements and mailing instructions. Please click here to review the Home Chef Challenge Contest Purpose Statement and Contestant Code of Ethics.

 

Please click here for Challenge Rules and Entry Form.

 

Entry forms may be mailed to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office

1010 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1010

Entry forms may be hand delivered to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office

4285 Trinity Road

Raleigh, NC 27607

 

Please note that entries mailed to 4285 Trinity Rd. will NOT be delivered to the Fairgrounds. This is NOT a deliverable USPS address. Mail your entries to NC State Fair - Entry Dept 1010 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1010

 

For more information, contact the N.C. State Fair Entry Department at 919.839.4513.

 

The Home Chef Challenges are held in the North Lobby of Dorton Arena. Contestants will recieve 2 gate tickets and a parking pass for Lot C on Trinity Road. A free shuttle will take you to the fair and drop you off at Gate 2 which is an easy walk to Dorton Arena.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 - 4 p.m.

 

Loaded Nachos Challenge

 

presented by Primetime with the Pack NC State Wolfpack Basketball

 

First Place - Chelsie Troxel click or recipe

Second Place - Savannah Ranson click for recipe

Third Place - Swapna Kolimi click for recipe

Primetime

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 - 10 a.m.

 

Ultimate Brownie Showdown

 

presented by Humana

 

First Place - Emoni Jennings click for recipe

Second Place - Michelle Hyatt click for recipe

Third Place - Sharon Schwinger click for recipe

Humana

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 - 10 a.m.

 

Spirited Pie Challenge


presented by the Distillers Association of North Carolina

 

First Place - Samantha Samon click for recipe

Second Place - Taylor Weber click for recipe

Third Place - Wendy Perry click for recipe

 

Distillers

 

SUNDAY - OCTOBER 16 - 2 p.m.

 

Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cook-Off

 

presented by the Carolina Cooker

 

First Place - Haadiyah Hasan click for recipe

Second Place - Emoni Jennings click for recipe

Third Place - Gail Fuller click for recipe

 

Carolina Cooker

 

MONDAY - OCTOBER 17 - 10 a.m.

 

Morning Mayhem Buster:
Make-Ahead Breakfast Challenge

 

presented by Superior Sleep Experience

 

First Place - Lisa Jolley click for recipe

Second Place - Gail Fuller click for recipe

Third Place - Callie Osterman click for recipe

Sup Sleep
 

TUESDAY - OCTOBER 18 - 11 a.m.

 

Brain Food Healthy Grain Bowl Challenge

 

presented by Wegmans

 

First Place - Layla Bonilla click for recipe

Second Place - Bradley Layton click for recipe

Third Place - Karen Allen click for recipe

Wgmans

 

WEDNESDAY - OCTOBER 19 - 10 a.m.

 

Tip Top Sirloin Salad Challenge

 

presented by the N.C. State Fair

 

First Place - Layla Bonilla click for recipe

Second Place - Shelly Alwine click for recipe

Third Place - Emily Hutchens click for recipe

NCSF

 

THURSDAY - OCTOBER 20 - 10 a.m.

 

Bacontastic Fair Food Challenge

 

presented by the NC Pork Council

 

Adult

First Place - Gail Fuller click for recipe

Second Place - Margaret Hubacher click for recipe

Third Place - Yvonne Payton DavisAdult click for recipe

 

Junior

First Place - Christian Davis click for recipe

Second Place - Noriah Hoffman click for recipe

Third Place - Cathryn Haynes click for recipe

pork

 

FRIDAY - OCTOBER 21 - 10 a.m.

 

Not Your Mama's Chicken Casserole Challenge

 

presented by the House of Raeford

 

First Place - Julia Truelove click for recipe

Second Place - Harriet Carter click for recipe

Third Place - Gail Fuller click for recipe

HoR

 

SATURDAY - OCTOBER 22 - 10 a.m.

 

Duke Cancer Care in Wake County Celebrates Cancer Warriors Challenge

 

presented by Duke Raleigh Hospital

 

First Place - Nicholas Lewis click for recipe

Second Place - Layla Bonilla click for recipe

Third Place - Emoni Jennings click for recipe

DRH

 

 

SUNDAY - OCTOBER 23 - 10 a.m.

 

Quirky Cobbler Challenge

 

presented by the N.C. State Fair

 

First Place - Gail Fuller click for recipe

Second Place - Virginia Kase click for recipe

Third Place - Taylor Weber click for recipe

 

NCSF