The Fruit, Flowers & Vegetable competition returns for 2017!

We’re very excited to have our famous ‘Fruit, Flowers & Vegetable’ competition back for another year. If you’d like to enter check out the categories and age groups below, you’ll also need to register and download an entry form!

Age Groups

Under 11

11 to 17

18+

Sections

Vase of Scented Roses (3)

Miniature Garden

Fruit / Vegetable Person / Face

Small Table Centre Piece of Flowers


How do I enter?

  1. Pick a section to enter and choose your relevant age category.
  2. Register your entry below using the online form.
  3. Download an additional paper entry here! Please fill this out and hand it in with your cake on the day itself.
  4. Please bring all entries to the Ticket Office/Main Entrance (by the Tennis Courts) at Duke Street Park between 8am and 10.30am on Saturday 15th July 2017 (No entries will be accepted after 10.30am)
  5. Please read the full rules at the bottom of the page!


Online Entry

ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED FOR 2017


Rules

Please bring all entries to the Ticket Office/Main entrance (by the Tennis Courts) at Duke Street Park between 8am and 10.30am on Saturday 15th July 2017 (No entries will be accepted after 10.30am)

Categories:

  1. Vase of scented roses (3)
  2. Miniature Garden
  3. Fruit and/or vegetable person/face
  4. Small table centre piece of flowers

Age Ranges:

  • Under 11
  • 11 to 17 years
  • 18 plus years

Collect all prizes and entries between 5.30pm and 6pm on Sunday 16th July to give plenty of time for all our visitors to admire your work.

Contest Rules:

  • All roses must be home grown
  • Shop bought flowers, plants, fruit and vegetables may be used for the Flower Tables Centre Piece, Miniature Garden and fruit and vegetable person/face
  • All vases and containers to be provided by the competitor
  • All submissions will become the property of Formby Festival until collected by the competitor after 5.30 pm on Sunday 16thJuly 2017.
  • Any uncollected items will be disposed of at 6pm on Sunday 16th July
  • Contestants may work individually or as a team
  • Prizes will be awarded to 1 member/1 team only, not each individual within a team
  • Entries will be judged on sight, scent and presentation
  • Prizes will be announced on Saturday 16th July 2016 at 12 noon on Saturday 15th July.
  • The decisions of the judges are final and appeals will not be considered

 

ENSURE YOUR COMPLETE YOUR ENTRY FORM AND SUBMIT IT TO US AND ALSO DOWNLOAD YOUR EXHIBIT FORM

COMPLETE AND BRING IT WITH YOU WHEN YOU BRING YOUR ENTRY