With many new contests and all the old favorites, it’s easier than ever to get in on the creative arts action at the Oklahoma State Fair! Each year, the Creative Arts Department showcases the work of talented Oklahomans of all ages in crafts like quilting, woodworking, baking, cooking, canning, photography, ceramics, painting and many others.
2021 Competition Guides
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2021 Entry Information
FREE Creative Arts online entries open July1 and close August 15. All entries for these competitions must be made online.
From August 16 to September 6 exhibitors will enter online with a $10 late fee per exhibitor. All late entries must be made online.
Exhibitors will be able to register onsite at the OKC Fairgrounds September 11 – 12 during exhibit delivery. There will be a $15 late fee per exhibitor.
CREATIVE ARTS CONTESTS: There are hundreds of classes in the regular creative arts contests. All require online pre-registration.
Enjoy a variety of different demonstrations and live contests daily in the Creative Arts Building. Check out all that is offered on the schedule below. Be sure to look for the new OSF Film Festival and Mural Challenge among many others.
ON THE SPOT CONTESTS: Everyone can join in the fun with this concept in creative arts competitions! These exciting ON THE SPOT contests during the Fair are for both adults and children and don't require advance registration!
Results will be posted once reviewed and recorded. Please understand this might take several days after the completion of the 2021 Oklahoma State Fair.