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2018 Contests


Crab Cake Cook-Off

Submit an original crab cake recipe for consideration to compete at Coast Day, when eight finalists will be judged on their recipes' originality, balance of crab meat, taste and texture. Download the Official Rules and Entry Form below. Entries due Friday, August 10.


Crab Cake Cook-Off Trivia Contest

Want to be a judge in this year's crab cake cook-off at Coast Day? Show off your crab cake knowledge with our Trivia Contest - the person with the most correct answers wins a judgeship! Entries due Thursday, August 30.

 

5th Grade Essay Contest

The essay contest is open to all 5th grade classrooms in Delaware and the winning students will receive a $100 book store gift certificate, with prizes for second and third place students and the teachers of winning students. Download the Official Rules and Entry Form below.
Entries due Friday, September 21, 2018.


Photo Contest

Share your photos on Instagram for a chance to win $100! The 2018 Coast Day theme is “Science Serving Coastal Communities.” We are looking for photos of people interacting with Delmarva’s natural landscape, particularly in ways that show how people can play an active role in helping the environment or take part in the coastal economy. To enter:

1.) Upload your photo to Instagram with #DECoastDay and a brief description


2.) Follow @DESeaGrant


Download the Official Rules and Entry Form below. Entries due Thursday, September 27.


Oyster Shucking Contest

Are you a world-class oyster shucker? Join the Oyster Shucking Contest to compete against Delaware's best chefs and restauranteurs for the fastest time to shuck a plate of 12 oysters. Download the Official Rules and Entry Form below. Entries due Tuesday, October 2, 2018.


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