Proudly presented by Weisliller timbermart
& organized by Bala In Bloom
Congratulations to our 2018 Winners
1st - Claire Nicholson
1st – Halle Bentley
2nd – Jordan Barnes
3rd – Wendy H.
1st - Emily Nicholson
2nd - Britney Hammell
3rd - Emily nicholson
1st - Emily Nicolson
Glen Orchard - Grade 2, SK, JK, & Preschool Classes
Early ON Program at the Bala Community Centre
1st – Jen Overend
2nd – Sean Johnston
3rd – Barbara Welsh
1st - Jennifer Potts
2nd - William Sereda
3rd - Marg Durnford
1st - Jennifer hammell
2nd - Brian Armstrong
3rd - Robin Breault
1st - Devon Prout
2nd - Ashely Francis
3rd - April Hutchinson
Anything With Cranberries
1st - Debra Woods
2nd - Barbara welsh
3rd - Darren Scott
2019 Judged Exhibits Information
The Bala Cranberry Festival is pleased to announce that the Weismiller Judged Exhibits are back for 2019. Pick the categories you want to compete in, and register today!
Youth Categories (Under 18)
Baking - Spend quality time in the kitchen with those you love, baking your favourite treat to show off.
Creative Writing - Release your inner Robert Munsch or Dr. Suess.
Art - We don't want to put any limits on your imagination for this one. You can draw, paint, sculpt, build, bejewel ... the opportunities are literally endless, so surprise us.
Photography - We want to see your budding passion for photography. Bragging rights for life!
Anything with Cranberries - This is where your love for cranberries shines through. You can bake it, write it, photograph it, paint it, draw it, as long as there is cranberries, you qualify.
Adult Categories (18+)
Baking - Put on your apron and test out your baking skills, anything goes.
Sub categories available
Preserves - See if your preserves stand up to Mrs. Johnston's famous recipes.
Sub categories available
Crafts - Bala is full of crafty people, we know that for sure! We want to see what you’re passionate about! Knitting, crocheting, stitchery, needlework, quilts, jewellery and woodwork.
Sub category available
Photography - C'mon shutterbugs. We know you're out there, show us your best capture.
Anything with Cranberries - This is where your love for cranberries shines through. You can bake it, write it, photograph it, paint it, draw it, as long as there is cranberries!
NOTE: Anything with Cranberries categories are the only categories where including cranberries is mandatory for submissions.
Subcategories - Sponsored by Bernardin, Crisco & Robin Hood.
How to Register
1. Fill out Registration Form
Or pick one up at the Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce. If you used the online submission, we will have it printed off at at the curling club waiting for your work.
2. Create your cranberry masterpiece.
3. Drop off submissions of work on Thursday, October 17 between 4-7pm at the Bala Curling Club or you can mail it in to: Bala Cranberry Festival, Atten: Judged Exhibits, PO BOX 72, Bala, ON, P0C 1A0. If you would like the item returned to you, please let us know and we can return it COD to you. Mailed items need to be received by Wednesday October 16th.