Harvest Fest
Friday, September 4th - Sunday, September 6th

Giant Vegetable Exhibits

******* Check out the 2020 New State Records *********

Pumpkin Winners

1st PlaceDale MarshallAnchorage, AK1742.5 LB
2nd PlaceDave IlesNorth Pole, AK1092 LB
Third PlaceBrian NewmanAnchorage, AK400.5 LB
Honorable MentionBob JonesBig Lake, AK143.5 LB

Cabbage Winners

1st PlaceBrian ShunskisSalcha, AK72 LB
2nd Place (TIE)James PassardPalmer, AK60.5 LB
3rd Place (TIE)Adrienne WodkowskiWasilla, AK60.5 LB

Limerick Contest WINNERS!

The limerick contest sponsored by the Meyer family.

Benjamin Meyer Resume August 2020

1st prize – $75

In unusual year 2020,
Big challenges we have had many.
Giant cabbages don’t know
And continue to grow
At the Harvest Fest we’re weighing plenty!

– Leslie Kramer, Anchorage, Alaska

2nd prize – $50

A savoy with an enormous round waist Her leaves spread all over the place She flaunted her size
And won the top prize

Too bad it wasn’t for looks but for taste! – Terry Clayton, Palmer, Alaska

3rd prize – $25

Like the cabbage that is this year’s topper, My verse for your comp is a whopper. Don’t heed those whose patter
Is, “Size doesn’t matter.”

We all love a whopping show-stopper! – Dr. Bob Turvey, Bristol, England

Thank you to all the 2020 cabbage poets! We will contact you when the next year’s contest is accepting entries. Questions? Contact [email protected]