This year's Victorian Days festival has four contests planned so far for your enjoyment:

Steampunk Competition & Exhibition, Saturday, 10am–4:15pm & 4:15pm
In order to recognise and laud the Magnificent Creations and Permutations of the Steampunk Community, it has been decreed by Her Royal Majesty that a proper competition should be held and performed with all due sincerity and aplomb.
Registration is open Saturday, 6 May 2017, from 10am–4:15pm.
The Steampunk Award Ceremony announcing winners and bestowing prizes will be held at 4:15pm on Saturday, 6 May, at the Grand Ledge Opera House.
Prizes will be awarded to Grand, First, and Second place winners.
See our Steampunk Competition & Exhibition page for prizes & more information.
9th Annual Moustache Contest, Saturday, 2:45pm
A crowd favourite, the most fun and entertaining whisker tournament in Michigan returns, bigger and better than ever before!
The 9th Annual Moustache Contest at Victorian Days will be held on Saturday at the gazebo at the Island Park.
Registration opens Saturday, 6 May 2017, from 2pm–2:45pm at Island Park
All styles and lengths of moustache and/or beard are allowed, but you must have at least one or the other.
See our Moustache Contest page for prizes & more information.
Doll Outfit Sewing Contest, Saturday, 10am–3:30pm
Are you a child who loves to sew? Sew a dress in the style of the Victorian Era (1837–1901) to fit an 18" doll, then display the finished project at this year's Victorian Days Festival.
Enter your school-age child by filling out our online form, then drop off your completed project at at Ledge Craft Lane (map) between Wednesday, 3 May and Friday, 5 May, from 10am – 5pm.
The Doll Outfit Sewing Contest Award Ceremony will be held at 3:30pm on Saturday, 6 May, at the Grand Ledge Opera House, Terrace Level.
Prizes will be awarded to First through Third place winners.
See our Doll Outfit Sewing Contest page for prizes & more information.
Speed Knitting Contest, Sunday, 12:30pm
Test your mettle (or rosewood or bamboo) and compete for the title of Speed Knitting Champion at Victorian Days 2017!
See our Speed Knitting Contest page for prizes & more information.

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