The Caribou County Fair  Board will award the Outstanding Homemaker of the Year.

To be eligible for consideration, the contestant must comply with the following:

  1. Please pre-register your intent to enter the homemaker contest by July 29th, 2022. Send or email your entry form to: Shannon Whitney, PO Box 717, Soda Springs, Id 83276 or Later registration will be accepted, however registrations received by July 29th will receive an extra 10 points added to their accumulated points. Forms can be found at No need to send a listing of your entries with your entry form. 
  2. The exhibitor must be 18 years or older as of 1/1 this year.
  3. The exhibitor must be a resident of Caribou County.
  4. All exhibits must be made or grown by the exhibitor within the last year and comply with the rules of exhibiting.
  5. Anyone competing for the homemaker must turn in a copy of exhibits entered, please list each section on a separate page. Pages will be supplied to you when your application is received. Turn copies into the fair building when entering your exhibits.
  6. The winner will be required to chair this event the following year.
  7. The winner cannot enter again the following year but may in the subsequent years.
  8. Exhibitor must have a variety of entries in 5 of the 11 divisions, with a maximum of 10 items in each division.
  • Needlecraft
  • Quilts
  • Sewing
  • Canning
  • Baking
  • Art
  • Photography
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Vegetables & Fruit
  • Flowers
  • Pinterest Inspired

The winner is determined by the total points accumulated. 4 points will be awarded for each blue ribbon, 3 for each red ribbon, 2 for each white ribbon and 2 points for each best of show ribbon.

IN CASE OF A TIE: The winner will be determined by the highest number of blue ribbons received. If a tie still exists, years of involvement in the fair will be the deciding factor