WMC at the Winneshiek County Fair!

Released: 06/27/17

“Simply Starters” Hors D’oeuvres Contest

Tuesday, July 11
11-11:30 am registration time, 11:30 am judging

Are you known for your delicious hors d’oeuvres? To help connect tasty with healthy, Winneshiek Medical Center invites you to share your freshest and best hors d’oeuvres at this year’s Winneshiek County Fair! This contest challenges you to include fresh fruits or fresh vegetables, and create starters that are crisp, delicious and will whet even the most discerning appetite.

There are two age categories: Age 11 and under and age 12 and older. Each category will have a first and second place winner with cash prizes. Youth are encouraged to enter!

Entrants will be judged on:

  • Fresh fruit or vegetable is the showcased ingredient
  • Presentation
  • Flavor

Contest Rules and Registration

Operate Like a Surgeon

Tuesday, July 11
12:30 – 3:30 pm, outside Variety Tent

Do you have what it takes to operate? Kids young and young-at-heart are invited to join WMC surgery staff and play the classic Operation game together. While you are there, take a look at the WMC ambulance parked nearby and open for show-and-tell!

Why do you love Winneshiek County?

Stop by the Winneshiek Medical Center Foundation and Auxiliary exhibit booth all week and share why you love Winneshiek County with a fun selfie contest! Tag your photo with #WinneshiekMedicalCenter and be entered into a drawing for a valuable prize! While you are there, learn more about how WMC and the community impact each other, and how the WMC Foundation and Auxiliary support local health care!

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