Competitive Entries

Thank you for your interest in the Arizona State Fair Competitive Entries!

Entries make our State Fair what it is. From Chalk Art to Cupcake Decoration Demonstrations, Fine Art Wood Carvings, and the photos of iconic and mesmerizing Arizona landscapes, we bring together the collective creative minds of our community. Below are each of the competitive entries categories. Please note, forms are being added to the site on a regular basis. If your chosen competition has not yet been added, continue to check back. For each competition, click on the appropriate icon to download the PDF application and all associated rules and regulations. This must be completed for EACH competition you wish to enter.

Please note, PDF files may take some time to load. We appreciate your patience.

If you require further assistance, please contact us at 602-257-7130.
General Rules and Regulations Competitive Entries



4-H Youth Development is an area where we highlight the amazing work of youth in Arizona that are active with their local 4-H club. This area highlights the various aspects of youth development that the children work on throughout the year.

2019 4-H Handbook


Arizona FFA students show off their welding and building skills. From Accessories to Widgets and everything in between.

2019 AG Handbook


Jams, Jellies, Pies and Savory Recipes delight when exhibitors from across Arizona enter their unique twists on classic favorite flavors.

2019 Culinary Handbook

Fry’s Culinary Stage
Cooking Time Slot Sign Up

Come experience and participate in the revamped Fine Arts Gallery. Amazing works of art from oil painting and sculpture to wood and glass mediums.

Fine Art & Photography Stage Demonstrator Sign Up

How to Enter- Video

2019 Fine Arts Handbook


Succulents, roses, vegetables and more growth happening in your home garden. Bring us your unique container gardens or single stem flourishing flower for competition.

2019 Floriculture & Horticulture Handbook


The original true artisans of our homes come together to display their astounding works of art through quilts, afghans, wood art and more. Home crafters come together to showcase their unique home style through true blue ribbon competitions.

2019 Home Arts Handbook

Home Arts Demonstration Signup


Step into a breathtaking exhibit of photos from across Arizona and the world. Arizona photographers take you on a trip through the view of their lens and compete against each other to win Best of Show.

2019 Photography Handbook

Fine Art & Photography Stage Demonstrator Sign Up

How to Enter- Video


Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts display their projects that they have created through the year to earn their various badges.

2019 Scouts Handbook


Science fair fun at its finest. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math come together to create a 21st-century science fair competition. Schools are welcome to participate in this free program to show off the brilliant and scientific oriented minds of their students.

2019 Stem Handbook

Student Art & Photography Yearbook Competition

Students from all four corners of the state display the stunning artwork they have created throughout their school year. All children are welcome to participate in this free program.

2019 Student Art Handbook

Online Entry Instructions

Student Art Entry Form

Online Entries

We encourage you to complete your entries online. You can do so by clicking the “I Agree” link below after you have read and agreed to all rules. The rules may be found by clicking on each department above as well as the General Rules and Regulations. Before you submit an online entry you must agree to the following:

  • I have read and agree to all rules.
  • I understand that, if I am entering an entry I must enter online and supply the office with any additional paperwork that is required per the rules and payment prior to entry deadline.
  • I understand that by entering online, I am agreeing to a  release of liability form with my entry ~ check your department above to determine which form to use.
  • I understand that no entry is valid until received in the Arizona State Fair office and approved by staff.
  • I understand that there are minimum system requirements for online entries and that this service may not be available to me or the department I wish to enter.