Sierra County’s 3 Awards 7/16/14

GLENN COUNTY TAKES BEST OF SHOW IN CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR COUNTIES EXHIBITS

(Sacramento) Glenn County has won Best of Show for their county exhibit. The Salvagno family, celebrated their 11th anniversary of building Glenn County’s exhibit at the California State Fair. Although they have won Silver and Gold awards in the past, Glenn County has won the Best of Show Award for the second consecutive year. Member of the Salvagno family and designer of the exhibit, Terrie Barr, was near tears as she accepted the Golden Bear trophy on behalf of the county.

The 2014 Counties Exhibits Competition:

Sierra County Exhibit at California State Fair 2014

Sierra County Exhibit at California State Fair 2014

Additional RESULTS:
Best of Division – Community Built Exhibits – Sierra County
Best of Division – Professionally Built Exhibits – Sacramento County
Best Content Award – Yolo County
Best Marketing Presentation Award – Sonoma County
Best Craftsmanship Award – Glenn County
Best Agricultural Presentation – Placer County
Best Design Award – Stanislaus County
Best Use of Special Effects/Animation Award – Sacramento County
Best Use of Products, Produce or Artifacts – Mono County
Best Visitor Experience Award – Mono County
Superintendent’s Award – Sierra County
Gold Awards
Amador County, Butte County, Calaveras County, Glenn County, Humboldt County, Mono County, Placer County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Solano County, Sonoma County, Stanislaus County, Tuolumne County and Yolo County

Silver Awards
Colusa County, Contra Costa County, Inyo County, Lake County, Modoc County, Monterey County, Nevada County, Santa Cruz County, Sierra County and Yuba County.

Bronze Awards
El Dorado County, Mendocino County and Shasta County

WHO:
Awards were presented to 27 California Counties exhibiting in the California State Fair this year. The Counties Exhibit has been a longstanding fan favorite and continues to draw crowds of fairgoers every year who support their favorite county!

WHERE:
Cal Expo – The California Building (Building A)
1600 Exposition Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95815

COST:
FREE with Fair admission!

CONTACT:
For more information regarding specific counties please contact Greg Kinder at (916) 263-3033 or gkinder@calexpo.com.
For more than 160 years, the California State Fair has showcased the best of California. We are excited to, once again, be celebrating the best at the California State Fair July 11-27 at Cal Expo. Tickets to the Fair are $12 for adults, $8 for children, and $10 for seniors. Information on tickets and special packages is available at castatefair.org or by calling 916-263-FAIR (3247).

 

 

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