NCGS Presents The 78th Annual NC Gourd Arts and Crafts Festival
Saturday Nov. 9th, 2019 9am - 5pm
Sunday Nov. 10th, 2019 10am - 4pm
NC State Fairgrounds - Raleigh, NC
Admission $2 - NCGS Members and Kids under 16 free!
STEPS FOR ENTERING THE COMPETITION
There are no Entry fees for all NCGS Members in good standing!
STEP 1:     Click here to read the competition information packet. (Competition Packet - Download PDF here; Download Word Doc here)
STEP 2:     Choose which Division/s (I, II, III, IV, or V) you will be entering. Pick which competition category (total of 71 categories) in your chosen division best suits your gourd entry.
STEP 3:     Download and print the competition entry form from the competition packet. Walk-ins, please bring the completed form with your gourd entry.-->
STEP 3:     Complete an online competition entry form by October 31, 2019 by choosing the appropriate form below or see the bottom of this page for mail-in instructions:
- Division I Grower Categories
- Division II Youth Categories
- Division III New Artist Categories
- Division IV Intermedate Competition Categories
- Division V Advanced Categories
Note: If not completing an online form, see below for mail-in or walk-in instructions.
STEP 4:   Drop off your gourd entry at the festival during drop-off times. Be sure that your gourd is checked in, tagged, and on display before 9am on Saturday.
Thanks for entering the competition and enjoy the festival!!
THANKS FOR ENTERING!!