© 2019 by Hardwick Community Fair Association
P.O. Box 1 • Hardwick, MA 01037
Held each year on the Hardwick Town Common


Conducted by the Hardwick Community Fair Association, Inc. a 501(c)(3) organization, with assistance from the Calvin Paige Agricultural Fund and other local organizations.

Town House • Second Floor

Premiums: 3 pts. • 2 pts. • 1 pt. unless otherwise noted 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Ginny Rich, Michelle Webb, Donna Holden, Jill Stolgitis, Chris Greene, Kirsten Noble, Nancy Grimes

RULES

• Only entry per class.

• Designs must be the work of the exhibitor.

• Exhibitor MUST grow horticultural specimens.

• All plant material must be fresh.

• Containers for cut specimens (G–I) to be provided by the Fair.

• Three specimens of the same color and size are required in the cut specimen

classes; foliage to be included. If your specimens do not have these

requirements, they will not be accepted for judging.

• Arrangements MUST stay within the measurements listed or will not be

accepted for judging.

• Youth (16 years and under) and Adults (17+ years) will be judged separately.

EXHIBIT CATEGORIES

A. RAIN FOREST 

     Brilliant & Bright arrangement, some flowers may be purchased for this
     arrangement, not to exceed 18 inches in height and width 

B. ARCTIC 

     "Miniature Arrangement" (Primarily white flowers) not to exceed 5 inches
     in height and width

C. DESERT

     Arrangement not to exceed 14 inches in height and width

D. WOODLANDS 

     A wildflower arrangement that may contain woodland finds, not to exceed
     16 inches in height and width

E. SEASHORE 

     Not to exceed 15 inches in height and width

F. RIVERS 

     Not to exceed 16 inches in height and width

G. FAIRY GARDEN *YOUTH ONLY* 

     (10 years old or younger) Gardens to be no larger than 12" x 12" and must
     include living material

 

H. PERENNIALS 

  1. Roses

  2. Phlox

  3. Asters

  4. Delphiniums

  5. Other
     

I. BULBS, CORMS, OR TUBERS

  1. Dahlias

  2. Gladioli

  3. Other

J. ANNUALS 

  1. Marigolds 

  2. Zinnias

  3. Petunias

  4. Cosmos

  5. Other

 

K. PLANTS (pot not to exceed 12 inches across)

  1. Hanging 
    a. flowering
    b. non-flowering

  2. Non-Hanging
    a. flowering
    b. non-flowering