The deadline for 2013 fair queen contestants is April 26 and the 54th Rush County Fair Queen will be crowned shortly after 7 p.m. June 8 in the Laughlin Center for the Performing Arts at RCHS.
Prior to that date, a number of events in preparation for the event will be held including workshops and the annual car wash.
Rush County Fair Queen Pageant Committee Chairperson Karen Macy notes that interested contestants have only four weeks in which to submit their fair queen application.
The queen and her court will preside over a variety of events during the annual running of the county fair as well as represent Rush County during the State Fair Queen Pageant.
Entry forms for the local pageant can be picked up at several local business establishments including Pizza King, 213 North Perkins Street; Shampoo Bowl, 135 South Morgan Street; Stagg’s Dairy Treats & Restaurant, 1010 West Third Street; All About You Salon, 113 West Third Street; and the RCHS main office.
Questions regarding the pageant may be directed to Macy at (765) 932-5367 or Paula Shelton at (765) 932-4618.
Contact: Frank Denzler @ 765.932.2222 x106