Thu, Jun 13 | Dawson County Fairgrounds

Barn Quilt Contest & Auction ~ Sponsored by the Enchanted Room & Guelff Lumber

A barn quilt is a large piece of wood that is painted to look like a quilt block. Enchanted Room and Guelff Lumber are teaming up for an exciting Barn Quilt Contest at the Fair! Auction proceeds will go to the Dawson 100 Club.
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Barn Quilt Contest & Auction ~ Sponsored by the Enchanted Room & Guelff Lumber

Time & Location

Jun 13, 2019, 10:00 AM – Jun 16, 2019, 3:00 PM
Dawson County Fairgrounds, 2200 N Merrill Ave, Glendive, MT 59330, USA

About the Event


Participants agree to DONATE their painted Barn Quilt to the Dawson County Fair.

This contest is limited to 20 entries.

Last day to sign up is JUNE 1st.

Open to all ages, businesses, organizations and individuals.

Participants will be given a 4x4 or 5x5 (your choice) sheet of wood for their project- paid for by the Dawson County Fair Board. Boards can be picked up at GUELFF LUMBER.

Participants will provide their own paint and painting supplies.

Participants are encouraged to use their imagination and create a unique pattern.

Entry forms can be found online at under Creative Contests and at


Email completed forms to or turn forms in at the Dawson County Fair Office, Court House or or mail to 207 W Bell, Glendive, MT.

Finished Barn Quilts need to be delivered to the Dawson County Fairgrounds Exhibit Building on June 10th -12th| 9am – 4pm.

Entries Must be delivered before 4pm on June 12th!

Barn Quilts will be judged on Thursday, June 13th at 10 am and awards will be given to the top three winners.

Judging Criteria: Appearance, creativity and construction.

The First Place Barn Quilt will be auctioned off before the PRCA Rodeo.

All other Barn Quilts will be a part of the Silent Auction and on display throughout the fair in the Exhibit Building.

Silent Auction ends on Sunday, June 16th at 3pm.


*Prime board with two coats of primer.

*Two coats of exterior latex paint are recommended.

*Paint all side of board to help with weatherizing.

*Original designs are encouraged. If copied, credit should be given.

1st place will receive a $100 gift card to Enchanted Room/Enchanted Living.

2nd place will receive a $50 gift card to Guelff Lumber

3rd place will receive a $25 gift card to Guelff Lumber

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