Golden Abe's Fantastic Fair Food Contest

Golden Abe's Fantastic food contest logo.

This is your chance to taste some of the best fair food offered at the Illinois State Fair.

Each year, fair food vendors compete for cash prizes and bragging rights in the annual Golden Abe's Fantastic Fair Food Contest sponsored by Neuhoff Media.

This year, entries will be judged for Taste and Creativity.  There will also be an overall winner and a Notable Newcomer Award.

Come check out this friendly competition on Friday, August 12.


Round 1
11:00am – The Shed

Round 2
3:00pm – Lincoln Stage


People's Choice Judging
Monday, August 15 – Friday, August 19

Link for Voting (Coming Soon)