The California Crafts Competition is open to all California residents, 18 and over, who has a craft that they would like to enter for the opportunity to showcase it at the CA State Fair & Food Festival, July 17th – August 2nd, 2020.

This year’s special contests include It’s Raining Cats & Dogs! and Memories. Enter your best handmade dog and cat beds, clothes and toys for a chance to win big at the California State Fair. A memory box is a container that holds important objects that remind you of a person or event.

Check the guidebook for full instructions on how to enter.

The Needle and Fiber Arts guide will contain all of your needle art competitions, the quilting competition, and the special contests.

All items entered in the Fiber Arts divisions will be accepted for judging.

Funded in part by the Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau through funds generated by the Sacramento Tourism Assessment Fee.

2020 Competition Resources:

2020 California Crafts: Fiber Crafts Guide
2020 California Crafts: Handcrafts Guide
Accepted Artwork Announce May 22, 2020
Accepted Entry Ship Receive Jun. 6, 2020
Accepted Hand Deliver Entry Drop off Jun. 6, 2020

Step by Step Online Instructions How to Enter
Click Here to Enter

Non-selected Entry Pick up Jun. 27, 2020
2020 California State Fair Competition Programs Shipping Form

California Fine Art Docent Flyer
2020 Demonstration Application

California Crafts Results Archive
2019 CA Crafts Competition Results
2019 Wood Art Accepted to Show
2019 CA Crafts Acceptance Announcement

For more information, contact ereed@calexpo.com

Funded in part by the Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau through funds generated by the Sacramento Tourism Assessment Fee.