Arlington County Fair At Home 2020

The 2020 Arlington County Fair has gone virtual!

Join us on Facebook Live Aug. 14-16 for free, online programming!


Schedule

Friday – August 14, 2020

Saturday – August 15, 2020

Sunday – August 16, 2020


Arlington County Fair At Home! Coloring Pages


Arlington County Fair At Home! T-shirts

Arlington County Fair At Home! t-shirts are available for purchase here. Additional colors are available.

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Competitive Exhibits

Arlington County Fair At Home 2020 Competitive Exhibits Categories

  • Category I: Homemade Crafts
  • Category II: Painting and Fine Arts
  • Category III: Photography

All entries must be submitted via email in a digital photo format to be uploaded to an Arlington County Fair Facebook photo album. We thank you for your participation and look forward to sharing your beautiful work! We also look forward to 2021 when we can see your incredible entries in-person again!

 

General Rules:

  • Deadline for all submissions is Thursday August 13th, 6:00 pm.
  • Photos must be submitted in JPEG format. Please try to ensure submitted photos are 2MB or larger.
  • All Entries will be displayed on ACF media platforms by Friday, August 14th, 6:00 pm.
  • Awards will be announced Saturday, August 15th, 6:00 pm.
  • Awards in each category will be 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Honorable Mentions, and Fair Theme: Arlington County Fair AT HOME.
  • All entries must be submitted to: compexhibits@arlingtoncountyfair.us.
  • Entries will only be accepted from residents of Arlington County, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, the City of Alexandria, the City of Falls Church, and students who attend schools in Arlington County.
  • You will be notified electronically that your entry/entries have been received.
  • For the Virtual Competitive Exhibits, there will be NO subcategories within the three categories for entries and no size limit of the actual product.
  • All entries will be anonymous when presented to the judges.
  • All entries will be shared on Arlington County Fair social media outlets for participants to view.
  • The Fair reserves the right to refuse items deemed unfit or objectionable.
  • Items must not have been entered in a previous Arlington County Fair.
  • All individual entrant’s personal information will be deleted at the conclusion of the Virtual Fair on Monday, August 17th by noon.

Category I: Homemade Crafts

  • Email entries to: compexhibits@arlingtoncountyfair.us
  • Only enter images of Homemade Crafts you have created.
  • In your email entry(ies), please list your full name, residential address, email and phone number.
  • Be sure each entry is titled and marked with the category of submission.
  • There are no digital size limits to images for entry.
  • No videos will be accepted.
  • No more than THREE entries per person.
  • Judging will be based upon: Color and design, workmanship, use of materials, overall appearance, and creativity, as well as craftsmanship, color harmony/contrasts, originality, choice of design and adaptability.

Category II: Painting and Fine Arts

  • Email entries to: compexhibits@arlingtoncountyfair.us
  • Only enter images of paintings and fine arts you have created.
  • In your email entry please list your full name, residential address, email, and phone number.
  • Be sure each entry is titled and marked with the category of submission.
  • There are no digital size limits to images for entry.
  • No videos will be accepted.
  • No more than THREE entries per person.
  • Judging will be based upon: Color and design, overall appearance, creativity, color harmony/contrasts, originality.

Category III: Photography

  • Email entries to: compexhibits@arlingtoncountyfair.us
  • Only enter images of photos you have taken.
  • In your email entry please list your full name, residential address, email, and phone number.
  • Be sure each entry is titled and marked with the category of submission.
  • There are no digital size limits to images for entry.
  • No videos will be accepted.
  • No more than THREE entries per person.
  • Judging will be based upon overall impact, creativity, composition, lighting and suitability.