KENNEWICK -- Entry forms for the Benton Franklin Fair are due Aug. 1, and they must be submitted online this year at www.bentonfranklinfair.com.
If you don't have a computer or you need some help, the fair office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Items grown, raised or made by community members are welcome. In 2013, the Benton Franklin Fair had 1,592 participants who exhibited 9,598 items.
Just about any item can be exhibited, from guinea pigs to scarecrows and giant pumpkins to hay bales and Lego displays.
The entry fee is $10 per person for unlimited exhibits. Cash prizes of more than $44,000 were paid to fair exhibitors last year.
Entries are also being accepted for the Grand Parade, the Demolition Derby and the BBQ Cook-Off. Livestock entries are no longer open.
For more information, email email@example.com or call 222-3749, ext. 6202.