If you cannot register in person, simply call 315-376-6575 and leave an approximate time when you can pick up your cream cheese and make arrangements for submitting your recipe.
Participants may also purchase their own Philadelphia Cream Cheese
and furnish a receipt with their entry to qualify for the contest.
Dessert and Non-dessert categories.
1st place ......... $250
2nd ......... $150
3rd ......... $75 cash
Winners will be announced at approximately 1:00 P.M. the day of the festival.
Got a favorite recipe containing cream cheese?
Cream Cheese Festival
Recipe Contest Entry Information
All entries must be prepared with Kraft Philadelphia Cream Cheese.
Entries must be delivered to the Kraft booth located inside the Lowville Fire Hall between 8:00 - 9:00 A.M. on Saturday.
Parking is available in the Lowville Library lot during those drop off hours, access Fire Hall via rear entry doorway on Parkway Drive.
Only the registration number should be visible on your entry.
There are two categories for the contest, Dessert and Non-Dessert.
Entries will be judged based on Presentation, Creativity and Taste. Points in the judging are weighted - the most points are awarded for the Taste component, the next highest points are awarded in Creativity, and the fewest points are awarded for Presentation.
Displays are limited to a 2' x 2' area on the table.
Electrical outlets will be available.
Entries must be picked up by 12:00 PM on the day of the contest.
Kraft is not responsible for any dish not picked up that day.
Any recipe submitted becomes the property of Kraft Heinz.