My Town: Lock 3 Hosts Salsa, Pickle Making Contests

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AKRON, Ohio — The Market at Lock 3 is hosting two contests for local residents this summer.

Contestants pickle making skills can show off their talent on Friday, August 9.

Canning skills are not necessary, and pickles will be judged in four categories: dill, sweet, hot and other pickled vegetables.

The salsa making competition will follow on Friday, September 6. Each salsa recipe will be judged in one of five categories: Mild & Mellow, Get Spicy, Fruity, Green and Surprise Us. Along with a judge determined winner, shoppers can vote for their favorite salsa recipe.

Contestants may compete with one recipe in each competition.

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