On Sunday, Aug. 5, the Boulder County Fair will hold its annual Salsa Contest, in the Exhibit Building, at the Boulder County Fairgrounds, in Longmont.

Entry into the contest is free. Entries will be taken from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Salsa must be tomato-based only, and may be entered as hot, medium or mild. No fruit-based salsa may be entered. Boulder County Fair will provide the containers, and participants must make enough to fill two quarts.

Judging will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Winners will be announced immediately following. First, second and third place winners will be awarded in each category.

All salsa is open for public tasting, from 1 p.m. until the salsa is gone. Anyone with a tomato-based salsa recipe is encouraged to enter this year's Salsa Contest.

For more information about this year's Salsa Contest, please call the fair office staff at (303) 772-7170.

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