Carved Vase, by Pattie Langton, First Place in the Intermediate Bowls, Vases, Container Division, 2022

The Arizona Gourd Society supports its members with educational opportunities, member get-togethers and communications, and runs the annual Arizona Gourd Society Gourd Art Competition held at the Wuertz Farm Gourd Festival every February.

There are also Gourd Patches around the state where gourd artists gather to share and support each other’s work.

Arizona Gourd Society’s
Gourd Art Competition & Display
Held at the Wuertz Farm Gourd Festival

Pinal Fairgrounds and Event Center, Casa Grande, Arizona

AZGS Gourd Art Competition: Thursday, February 2, 2023
The competition is judged by certified American Gourd Society (AGS) judges, to meet the same judging standards as all other independent AGS competitions held across the United States.

Display of Competition Gourd Art: February 3-5, 2023
during the Wuertz Farm Gourd Festival.

Information, Competition Guidelines, and Registration can be found on the Gourd Art Competition page.