Where: Downtown Taylorsville
Below are a list of contests to participate in:
Adult Apple Dessert Contest:
Each entry must include an accurate recipe, at least a 2 serving portion, and include at least one cup of apples (either fresh, canned, dried, applesauce, or apple butter). Place entry in a large plastic sealable bag or covered with plastic wrap.
This year's contest entries may be any type of apple dessert including but not limited to cakes, cookies, pies, puddings, or cobblers.
No refrigerated desserts will be accepted. Including those with frosting containing cream cheese, heavy cream, and egg yolks.
The apple desserts will be judge on taste, appearance, originality, and ease of preparation.
Desserts must be dropped off between 11:00 and 12:00 on Saturday, October 19th. Prizes for the contest are 25.00 for 1st place, 15.00 for second and 10.00 for third.
Apple Peeling Contest:
The Apple Peeling Contest will be hosted by Alexander County 4-H at the Taylorsville Apple Festival from 12:00-2:00 p.m. on the courthouse lawn. Prizes will be given for adult and youth categories. Thank you to the Shockers 4-H Club for volunteering to work this booth for Alexander County
For more information please call the N.C. Cooperative Extension-Alexander Center at 828-632-3125.