Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Fair Week Part #1

Pageant night! 

Lined up and ready to walk. 

Our special guest Mady Hayden Miss Indiana State Fair Queen and emcee Mimi Pearce

Our 2015 court with our 2014 Fair Queen 

Our 2015 Queen and Court

Parade fun! 

The start of a great fair week....

Alexa drawing a winner!

Shelby and the adorable lemon shakeup sales crew!

Our Queen loves to take photos with the little ones and we love to see their smiles!

Our very own Queen pig show judged by Tressa Janes!

Our wonderful sponsor for the day on Monday!

A little time with the radio station 96.5

Monday, June 22, 2015

And the winner is......

Congratulations to our 2015 Hancock County 4-H Fair Queen Shelby Wright and her court!

Princess - Juliann Apple

Court - Emily Schrope, Emily Sitzman, Alexa Warren

Miss Congeniality - Madeline Wilks

We were so lucky to have Mady Hayden Miss Indiana State Fair at our pageant this year!

Monday, June 15, 2015

Upcoming information to prepare for pageant!


Just a few reminders: 

-Practice, Thursday June 18th at 5:00 at the main show arena… Let us know prior to the 18th if you have a conflict!!

-June 20th is the 4-H Queen Pageant, please arrive at 6:30 ready to go for modeling your suit…

                -As you go out to model your suit(must be the same suit as judging day), you will be introducing yourself. 

                -You are also modeling your formals (must be the same formal as judging day)

                -All participants are encouraged to bring an extra outfit in the event you are chosen for a title… a nice dress, skirt/top, or dress capris/top (all must be of appropriate length, no low necklines, no strapless or

                  spaghetti straps)

                -For those that receive a title, you will have a short meeting after the pageant to discuss schedules for the week



Thursday, June 11, 2015

Judging day photos!

Judging day (Tuesday, June 9th) was a huge success.  We don't know how the judges could have ever made a decision with our 27 young ladies.  They all did a fantastic job!

Please DO NOT copy or borrow any of the photos on the blog. They are property of Dawn Wallace and The Photography Barn as well as the Queen's Committee. Contestants will receive a group photo at the contest. 

If you have already copied or borrowed before seeing this message, please delete. Thank you!

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Applications are due tomorrow!

Applications are due tomorrow no later than 4:00 p.m. at the Extension Office!

No exceptions.  Make sure your application is completely filled out with parent signatures.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Application Workshop was a success!

Last Monday we had our first meeting for the 2015 pageant year. An astounding 27 young ladies attended ready to meet new friends and learn about the application process. 

We are excited for another year! 

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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Friday, February 20, 2015

2015 Dates

2015 4-H Queen Pageant Dates

*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!

Monday, March 2 - 6:00pm  located at NineStar Connect-SOUTH Campus (on US 40)

PIZZA PARTY during the 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.  Please attend to meet other girls even if you have been previously been in the pageant.

Friday, April 17 - 4:00pm

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION to be mailed EARLY or HAND DELIVERED to the 4-H Extension Office by 4:00pm.  No Exceptions! Please no handwritten applications.  Make your first impression a good one!


Sunday, May 3 - 12:30-2:00pm  located at NineStar Connect-SOUTH Campus (on US 40)

QUEEN LUNCHEON - *PLEASE NOTE- The presentation workshop will take place immediately after the Queen Luncheon.  Instructional gathering for Queen Candidates and ONE female adult guest.  Food will be served with the presence of other royalty guests. 


Sunday, May 3 – 2:00-4:00pm located at NineStar Connect-SOUTH Campus (on US 40)

PRESENTATION WORKSHOP - This workshop is for candidates only.  Dress nice, as pictures will be taken. Please bring makeup, suits, dresses, jewelry, or shoes for help and opinions. 

Tuesday, June 9 -  8:30-3:00pm???

4-H QUEEN JUDGING held at BRANDYWINE Community Church, Greenfield.  The judging day is closed to the public.  Candidates only.  

Thursday, June 18  -  5:00-5:45pm

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 20  -  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.   *Rain Location in 4-H Show Arena

Sunday, June 21  -  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 January 2016, if she complies with the State Fair rules and reg