Where Ontario’s Best Butter Tart is crowned!


Judging takes place in Rotary Hall inside the Midland Cultural Centre and the public is invited to watch our judges undertake this important task.

10 a.m. – Judging of Traditional Butter Tarts
1 p.m. – Judging of Wild Style Butter Tarts
3:15 p.m. – Judging of Best in Show
3:30 p.m. – Winners are announced


Looking to sample some of the contest tarts? The judges only cut off a small portion of the tart to taste and then our volunteers circulate throughout the audience sharing the rest.

Entry information for the 2023 Contest will be posted in March – Please stay tuned!