This year’s Southern Oregon Smoked Salmon Fest will be taking place on September 23rd from 1-5pm at the Medford Commons Pear Blossom Park!
SMOKED SALMON COMPETITION RULES:
All competitors will be required to bring 3-5 pounds of their smoked salmon to be sampled by all those in attendance. Entering the competition gives you the opportunity to win one of our generous cash prizes of $1,000.00, $500.00, or $250.00, as selected by our judges, and/or receive the title and trophy of “2017 Southern Oregon Smoked Salmon Fest People’s Choice” winner and a prize.
How the competition will work this year:
Your entry fee includes a booth, sample trays, and entrance for 1 more person beside yourself (free admissions), and two free drink tickets for the competitor. All competitors will be mentioned on the event program and when we announce the results.
We understand that some seasoned salmon smokers take several days or more before their product is ready – which is why there will be no smoking onsite as this is a one day event.
Each competitor must provide photo documentation of their smoking process by submitting 3 photos, with the person entering the contest included in the photo, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The photo submitted will be verified by a photo ID you provide at the event before accepting an award.
Each Competitor must bring a minimum of 3lbs and maximum of 5lbs of smoked salmon for tasting Each entry must remain in the packaging until the date of the event. Packages will be opened by the event staff at the competitor’s booth.
All entry forms must be completed and returned to the SOSSF Attn: Jorge Zamarripa 500 Monroe Street Medford, OR 97501 no later than August 31st, 2017. $30.00 entry fee should be included with entry form, unless paying online. Checks should be made payable to Maslow Project. If the entry fee is not received by August 31st, you will not be allowed to enter the contest. Winners will be selected at the conclusion of the event, must be present to win and the cash prizes awarded at that time. You can also enter online at sossf2017.eventbrite.com.
Winners will be allowed free entry in to next year’s competition, as well as have their picture and title on the SOSSF website for a period of 1 year. Only one entry per competitor so choose your best recipe. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
You can download a fillable PDF of the 2017 Southern Oregon Smoked Salmon Festival competition entry from by clicking on the link below:
We are actively seeking local partners to sponsor the 2017 Southern Oregon Smoked Salmon Festival. This successful, and family-friendly Southern Oregon event is an excellent opportunity to promote your company and join us in raising even more funds for Maslow Project in 2017!
Additional ways to support are available. Please contact Serina Quast directly at 541-608-6868 or email for more information. You can download PDF’s of our sponsorship packet here and a copy of Maslow Projects endorsement letter announcing that the SOSSF is now their primary fall fundraiser here.