Cooper of the Year Contest

This is a woodworker's chance to showcase his or her finest works by repurposing a barrel, creating a barrel, incorporating a barrel or the idea of a barrel.
There's also a non-woodworking category. 
Can you bake a cake that looks like a barrel?  Enter it!
Festival attendees are invited to vote for their favorite until 3:00pm, the day of the Festival, when the votes will be tallied and prizes awarded!
Enter your work of art at the Cooper Contest booth, across from the Chambliss Store, the day of the Festival by 10:30 a.m.

1st place Woodworking and Cooper of the Year receives
1st prize - their choice, provided by Lowe's!​

Ribbons and Prizes are awarded as follows:

1st, 2nd and 3rd place Woodworking

1st, 2nd and 3rd place Non-woodworking

Youth (12 & younger)
(depends on number of entries)

Honorable Mention

Need some inspiration? ​
Check out these entries from 2018:

  1. Managing Director
  2. Managing Director
The Coopertown Community Development Committee and Festival Board wish to thank Lowe's Springfield
for generously donating great prizes for the Cooper Contest since 2013!