2013 Banana Festival in Port of Hueneme, CA opens their Amateur Recipe Contest

The 2nd Annual Banana Festival is now accepting applications for the Amateur Recipe Contest held during the festival on Saturday, September 28, 2013 in Port of Hueneme. The contest is presented by Oxnard Harbor District in partnership with the kitchen eatery in Oxnard. A maximum of 20 entries per category will be accepted (pre-registration and registration fee is required) which include “Best Banana Bread”, “Best Pie or Cake”, and “Banana Other” to encourage creativity. Prize includes a “Best of…” trophy and $30 restaurant gift certificate. Visit their website for more details on the contest and download the Official Entry Form. But hurry! The deadline is Monday, September 23, 2013! Winners will be announced around 1:30pm on Saturday, September 28 during the festival.

The Amateur Recipe Contest is one of the many events taking place. The free festival included musical entertainment, waterside tours of the Port, displays, arts & crafts marketplace, auto pavilion, and Kids Zone in addition to all types of banana food creations.

For more information, please visit: http://www.examiner.com/article/2013-banana-festival-port-of-hueneme-ca-opens-their-amateur-recipe-contest

Mahalo and hope to see you at the Banana Festival!

OC Food Diva