Entry forms for the Benton Franklin Fair are due Aug. 1.
All entry forms 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 last year who exhibited 9,598 items at the fair.
Just about any item can be exhibited at the fair from guinea pigs to scarecrows to giant pumpkins to hay bales to 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, Demolition Derby and BBQ Cook-Off. Livestock entries are no longer open.
For more information, email email@example.com or call 222-3749, ext. 6202.