*All Queen Candidates need to be present at all Pageant events. If there should be a conflict with any of these dates, please contact a committee member as soon as possible. Thank you!
Wednesday, April 3 - 5:30 pm
PROSPECTIVE QUEEN CANDIDATE MEETING/APPLICATION WORKSHOP This meeting is designed to give you an idea of what being a 4-H Queen Candidate is all about. It is highly suggested to come and get help on how to properly fill out your application.
Wednesday, May 1 - 4:00pm
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION to be delivered to the 4-H Extension Office by 4:00pm. No Exceptions! Please no handwritten applications. Make your first impression a good one!
Tuesday, May 7 - 6:00-7:00pm
Queen Candidate Ice Cream Social- This is a fun evening to get to know one another better. The rest of the events will be more comfortable after meeting new friends
Wednesday, May 22– 5:00-7:00pm
PRESENTATION WORKSHOP This workshop is for candidates only. Dress casually and please bring makeup, suits, dresses, jewelry, or shoes for help and opinions.
Instructional gathering for Queen Candidates and one female adult guest. Food will be served with other royalty guests.
Wednesday, May 22 - 7:00-9:00 pm *PLEASE NOTE- The Queen Dinner will take place immediately after the presentation workshop. Your female guest should arrive shortly before 7:00 p.m. for dinner. Instructional gathering for Queen Candidates and ONE female adult guest. Food will be served with other royalty guests.
Tuesday, June 11 - 9:00-2:00 pm???
4-H QUEEN JUDGING held at BRANDYWINE Community Church, Greenfield. The judging day is closed to the public. Candidates only.
Friday, June 21 - 3:00pm
REHEARSAL in 4-H Bowl at Fairgrounds. All Queen Candidates need to be present. If times interfere with other 4-H activities, please talk to the Queen Committee as soon as possible.
Saturday, June 22 - 7:00pm
4-H QUEEN PAGEANT in 4-H Bowl at Fairgrounds for public crowning of 4-H Queen and Court. Please be dressed and at the stage 30 minutes before designated time.
Sunday, June 23 - 1:30pm-2:00pm
4-H FAIR PARADE – All Queen Candidates are required to ride on the Queen Float. ABSOLUTELY NO SHORT DRESSES OR HIGH SLITS! Candidates will meet at Fairgrounds North Parking Lot no later than 1:30. We are at the very beginning of the parade line-up. Everyone please bring a towel and umbrella.
* A schedule of activities for the Queen and her Court, to be used at the County Fair 4-H events, will be furnished by the 4-H Queen Committee. The Hancock County Queen will enter the Indiana State Fair Queen Contest in August, if she complies with the State Fair rules and regulations.