New Fair Food

Twenty-one new foods will be featured at the 2023 Clay County Fair powered by SMU, including five finalists for the “The World’s Greatest County Fair Food” Contest sponsored by Farmers Savings Bank.


Oreo caramel Krispies (Black Tie Caramel)

Our delicious Oreo Caramel Krispies are made with our proprietary caramel recipe. With Each bite the flavor of the creamy caramel and crunch from the Oreo Krispy is the perfect party in your mouth with a fine chocolate finish.



1/2 Lb. Homemade Tenderloin (C&C Concessions, Inc.)

Giant 1/2 pound tenderloin made from 100% pork loin. Hand tenderized, hand rolled and hand breaded these loins from grandmas original recipe!


Pickle Pizza (Godfather's Pizza)

The pizza starts with a new crust, Then gets covered with a custom made dill ranch, followed by a layer of 100% real mozzarella cheese and finally finished with an abundance of delicious dill pickles.

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Chicken Flautas (Ormic Concessions)

Flautas are corn tortilla with chicken rolled and deep fried in oil . They are served in a cup with our homemade salsa, lettuce, tomato and sour cream and sprinkled with shaved cheese.


Deep Fried Strawberry Shortcake on a Stick

Deep-Fried Strawberry Shortcake on a Stick (Smith Concessions)

A Deep Fried Strawberry Shortcake on a Stick. It is a strawberry cake roll on a stick dipped in a sweet batter then deep fried. We top it with whipped cream and a delicious strawberry glaze.

Beside the finalists, other new foods at the upcoming Fair include:

  • Black Tie Caramel - Sea Salted Caramel Chews and Sauces (Multiple Flavors)
  • Black Tie Caramel - Toffee Caramel Crunch
  • Black Tie Caramel - Beaver Tails
  • Black Tie Caramel - Sourdough Toffee Pretzels
  • Black Tie Caramel - Oreo Caramel Krispies
  • Spencer Jaycees - Poopy Pig
  • Smith Concessions- Deep-Fried Strawberry Shortcake On A Stick
  • Side Door Concessions, LLC- Grinder Ball
  • Side Door Concessions, LLC- Strawberry Lemonade Creamsicle
  • Girl'd Cheese- Sheboygan Griller
  • Girl'd Cheese- Waffle Cookie
  • C & C Concessions, Inc- ½ Lb Homemade Tenderloin (Hand Cut And Hand Breaded)
  • Simply Sweet Cheesecake - Red Bull Tinis Dragon Drink
  • Simply Sweet Cheesecake - Red Bull Tinis Dragonfruit Drink
  • Simply Sweet Cheesecake - Red Bull Tinis Mango Dragon Drink
  • Godfather's Pizza - Pickle Pizza
  • Ruthven Meat Processing, Inc - Individual Charcuterie Boxes
  • Ruthven Meat Processing, Inc - Charcuterie Skewers
  • Ruthven Meat Processing, Inc - Locker Trash
  • Boji Blends, LLC - Yogurt Parfait Popsicle
  • Journey Trail Mix - Gourmet Trail Mixes (Variety)
  • Ormic Concessions - Chicken Flautas
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Jambalaya
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Crab Cakes
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Coconut Shrimp
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Paella
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Alligator
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Frog Legs
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Calamari
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Grilled or Fried Grouper
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Grilled or Fried Shrimp
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Seafood Medley
  • Quality Food International, LLC - Sauteed Fresh Vegetables

"The World's Greatest County Fair Food" Contest

“The World’s Greatest County Fair Food” Contest, sponsored by Farmers Savings Bank, will be judged by a panel of local celebrity judges on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 2:30pm on the Central Park Stage with one vendor taking home the coveted title of “The World’s Greatest County Fair Food.”

"People's Choice" Award

In addition to “The World’s Greatest County Fair Food,” there will again be the “People’s Choice” Award. Fairgoers can sample the five finalists and cast their vote at any of the Fair’s information booths from Saturday, September 9 through Wednesday, September 13. The winner will be announced on Thursday, September 14 during the Fair.