Home Baking And Jams


(Rule 5 of the Show rules apply) Exhibits to be presented between 10am and 12 noon in the produce hall.   Judging commences at 1:00pm

Prize money: 1st €15, 2nd €12, 3rd €10 unless otherwise arranged, entry fee €5

Class 155 Qualifier

The Irish Shows Association & Bonniconlon Show Society Present

“The All Ireland Domestic Arts Championship” Sponsored by: Bonniconlon Show Ltd

Rules and Conditions

  • Each exhibit to consist of Three items from the list below:
    • (a) Handmade picture any medium max 60cms x 45cms (excluding frame)
    • (b) Flower arrangement for a dining room table (space allowed 12” x 12″)
    • (c) Six potatoes Any Variety
    • (d) Decorated Victoria Sponge [20cm/8 inches] filling & decoration must be Non Perishable
  • The picture must be handmade, Machine Work will not suffice
  • All vegetables must be grown by the exhibitor
  • Exhibitors may qualify once only.
  • Two exhibitors to qualify from each qualifying
  • This competition will be judged on a points system
  • Points will be awarded for presentation

Exhibits to be in place before 11.30 on day of Final  

Entry fee: To Qualifying Show €3 To Final €6

Prize Fund: 1st €250; 2nd €200; 3rd €130; 4th €65; 5th to 25th €30 each.

Final: Bonniconlon Show – Monday 5th August 2019

Class 156 Homemade wholemeal cake.

Class 157 Homemade soda cake.

Class 158 Six homemade brown scones.

Class 159 Six homemade plain scones.

Class 160 Six homemade queen cakes.

Class 161 Six Muffins any flavour.

Class 162 Homemade Madeira cake.

Class 163 Tea Brack.

Class 164 Porter cake

Class 165 Vegetable cake, Carrot cake etc. (non perishable icing).

Class 166 Chocolate Cake

Class 167 4 Biscuits

Class 168 4 decorated cupcakes (non perishable icing).

Class 169 Decorated Occasion cake (non perishable icing).

Prize money in Classes 170-172 incl – 1st €20, 2nd €15, 3rd €10.  Entry fee €7.

Class 170  Homemade rich fruit cake – Sponsored by Eamon & Catherine Neary, The Shopping Basket, Church Street, Athenry.

Class 171  Christmas Plum Pudding (2lb size).


(Rule 5 of the Show Rules apply) Entrants must accompany their exhibits at the show.

Prize money 1st €10, 2nd €8, 3rd €5 unless otherwise arranged.  Entry fee €3. 

Class 194 Six decorated queen cakes. (Child 5-10 years old)

Class 195 Six decorated rice krispies buns.  (Child 5-10 years old)

Class 196 Decorated sponge flan (base must be homemade)

Class 197 Homemade Apple Tart

Class 198  Rocky Road Squares

Class 199 4 Flapjacks (something healthy/oats, berries etc)


(Rule 5 of the Show Rules apply) 

Prize money: 1st €15, 2nd €12, 3rd €10 unless otherwise arranged. Entry fee €5

Class 172 Pot of homemade strawberry jam

Class 173 Pot of homemade blackcurrant jam

Class 174 Pot of homemade raspberry jam

Class 175 Pot of homemade marmalade

Class 176 Pot Rhubarb & Ginger Jam Sponsored by Mary O’Keeffe, Athenry Show.

All entries to be posted to Claire Rooney, Secretary, Athenry Agricultural Show, Blaine, Esker, Athenry. Phone 086 0848372