Dutch Oven Cook-off

Montana Winter Fair

January 18 - 26, 2020

Lewistown, Montana


Dutch Oven Cook-off

Come participate in the Montana Winter Fair Dutch Oven cook-off!  The Dutch oven cooking contest will take place during the 75th Montana Winter Fair on Saturday, January 25, at the Trade Center.

Registration is from 9-10 a.m. and cooking is from 10 a.m. until noon. Judging will start at noon and then we will give free samples to the public.

The Tasters Choice award will be voted on by the public and the winner receives a $75 dollar prize.  There are no entry fees, but we ask that all participants complete the registration form below.

There will be four classes you may enter as a single or as a team of two or three. The classes are:

1) Main Dishes
2) Side Dishes
3) Desserts
4) Sourdough.

You may enter one or more classes and each class will be judged separately with a $40 cash prize for first place in each class.

The Dutch oven cook-off is sponsored by Century Inc. of Lewistown, and we invite everyone to join us. Whether you are a first time cook or a seasoned veteran, come and enjoy the experience.

Rules Include: Food should be prepared and ready to cook on site.   Please bring your own cooking set up, and we will provide the charcoal. No wild game.


Saturday, January 25
Trade Center
Fergus County Fairgrounds
Hwy 191 North


9:00 am- Registration
10:00 am- Cooking 
12:00 pm- Judging
Tasting immediately
     following the judging. 
Donations welcome


Ed Hanson


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DOWNLOAD Dutch Oven Cook-off Registration 
**Please review Food Safety Requirements**

Print registration and mail or bring with you for on-site registration the day of the event.

Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.

There is no fee for this event