2019 Amateur and Professional
Cornbread Competition Entry Form

Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 11:00 am-4:00 pm
SoMa (South Main St.), Little Rock between 13 th and 17 th Streets

During the Festival, competitors in two categories: amateur and professional, serve bite-sized samples of cornbread, and an optional side item, to the public who have purchased tasting tickets and also serve a sample to a panel of celebrity judges.

The public, who purchase tasting tickets, vote for their favorites in both the amateur and professional categories. The winners of the popular vote for each category will receive prize money ($1,000 first prize; $500 second prize; $250 best side). A panel of celebrity judges will also award a best in show blue ribbons to their top picks in each category.

For information contact Liz Ellis, Competition Coordinator, at LizEllis37@gmail.com

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  • Toward Zero Waste

    The Arkansas Cornbread Festival, along with other SoMa community businesses, are adopting the Plastic Free Little Rock philosophy. Every year we will focus on a waste reduction technique to help us reach this goal together. Our focus this year will be eliminating styrofoam and pre-packaged plastic water bottles, while encouraging our vendors to use paper products whenever possible. Specific guidelines will be emailed to you.
  • Cornbread Competition Registration Policies and Procedures

    • Once this form and payment is received you will be sent an information sheet to give us specific information about your set up, recipe, minimal electrical needs, etc. Your spot in the competition is not secure until the additional information is received.
    • The registration form, the information sheet, and all fees must be postmarked by Saturday, October 5, 2019.
    • Only fully complete applications with the correct fee enclosed will be accepted.
    • No refunds are available after Saturday, October 5, 2019.
    • We suggest your team should consist of 4-6 people so that you can serve on both sides of your tent and have prep support.
    • All competitors are subject to approval by the Arkansas Cornbread Festival.
    • A confirmation email will be sent to each competitor once competitors have been accepted.
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    Supported Credit Cards: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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