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30th Annual

Subway Best Cookie Contest

of Jones County

Friday, July 22, Noon

Adults (18 & over); Youth (thru 17 years)

Three divisions for each age group - chocolate chip only; chocolate chip and one other ingredient; open ingredient (chips may be brown or white chocolate).

Awards: Plaques in each division with $100 cash prize to be prorated to winners. Red and Blue ribbons will also be given.

Cookies will be donated to Camp Courageous after contest.

Enter at the Berndes Center on Friday between 10 a.m. and Noon.

Six cookies per plate.

Sponsored by Great Jones County Fair and co-sponsored by Subway, Monticello.

A contestant may not win more than one award in each division.


Contests & Open Shows



Daily Gate Admission

$5 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8AM to 1PM (purchased at the gate)
$12 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after 1PM and all day Saturday and Sunday (if purchased online)

Buy $12 Day Pass Now

$15 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after 1PM and all day Saturday and Sunday (if purchased at the gate)
$38 Admission Package (5 daily admission tickets) must be purchased prior to July 1 and purchased as the Admission Package. ** Must be purchased as the package for discount **

Buy $38 Admission Package Now

Children 10 and under: Always free

Contact Us:

Fair Week Office Hours:
8AM-8PM (Wed-Sat)
8AM-7PM (Sunday)
Phone: 319-465-3275
Fax: 319-465-6726
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