Ice Cream Crank Off | Banquet Hall Pavilion
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 | 3:00 p.m.


Entry fee: $5.00 per team
Pre-registration and entry fee must be sent to:

Vanderburgh County Fair
PO Box 58
Inglefield, IN 47618-0058

Make checks payable to the “Vanderburgh County Fair Association” Envelopes should arrive by July 19, 2021 in order to be eligible

For more information, please contact Jennifer Deutsch –  (812) 431-1706


  1. Previous winning recipes in this contest will be ineligible.
  2. Open to anyone. Contestants may compete as a team or as an individual.
  3. Contestants will start freezing product and must be ready for judging in one hour. Electric or hand crank machines are permitted. Electricity for electric machines will be furnished.
  4. Ice will be furnished by the Vanderburgh County Fair. Contestants must provide their own rock salt.
  5. Copies of recipes must be displayed on a poster-size sign during the contest and presented to the judges on two 3 x 5 cards.
  6. All recipes must contain pasteurized dairy products and cooked eggs ONLY.
  7. Judging will be based on the following:
    • A – Flavor
    • B – Body and Texture
    • C – Natural Ingredients
    • D – Technique
  8. Three classes will be judged
    • Vanilla
    • Flavored
    • Sugar Free.
  9. All ice cream products will be offered to the public as taste samples for the People’s Choice award.


  • The following awards will be given in each class
    • Champion – $50
    • Second Place – $20
    • Third Place – $10
    • People’s Choice – Ice Cream Maker

All awards are sponsored by Young Dairymen