The 101st Kern County Fair is in the history books — but before it has entirely left our minds, we have some contest results to share. All listings are as reported by the fair.

Here are some results from the still exhibits. We will publish results online as the fair makes them available.

Mini Structures

Best of Show – Blanka Rivas

Outstanding Adult Exhibitor – Kathy Embry

Outstanding Junior Exhibitor – Angel Bautista

Decorative Painting

Adult Sweepstakes:

Shirley Frisbey-Brown (professional)

Wendy Philpott (amateur)

Loretta Roark (novice)

Best of Show:

Kim Warren (professional)

Wendy Philpott (amateur)

Loretta Roark (novice)

Doll Department

Best of Show – Erin Woodard


Senior Citizen – Patti Cochems

Hobby and Models

Adult Sweepstakes Hobby – James Vickers

Junior Sweepstakes – Hobby – Blake Pultz

Adult Best of Show – Models – Kevin Birbeck

Best of Division – Sr. Lego -  Charles Golnick

Best of Division – Jr. Lego – Deacon Heglund

Creative Arts

Best of Show Adult – Ed Shober

Best of Show Woodcarving – Janice Pollette


Best of Show Professional – Hayley Holloway

Best of Show Non-professional – Cheryl Avery

Fine Art

Best of Show Professional – Kenneth Keys

Best of Show Non-professional – Terry Hall


Best of Show Gourds – Carol Walters

Best of Show Bonzi – Norberto Bernardo

Best of Show Violets – Connie Rossequie


High Points Winner – Pam Kelly

Best in the Kitchen – Lisa Rodriguez


High Points Preserves – Patricia Reed


High Points Junior Baked – Kirsten Jiminez