Miss Franklin-Southampton County Fair Queen Pageant

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Understand that in submitting the applications you are aware of the Rules & Regulations of the Fair Board as listed:

Questions please call or text Janet M. Joyner at (757) 334-2171

Pageant Rules and Regulations

Understand that in submitting the application you are aware of the Rules and Regulations of the Fair Board listed:

Rules and Regulations

  1. Contestant must be single, never married, without children, and never having been pregnant.

  2. Contestant must be between the ages of 17 and 22 on the day of pageant.

  3. Contestant must be female who has always been female.

  4. Contestant must possess good moral character having never been convicted of any crime or have criminal charges pending against her. In addition, she must never have committed an act or engaged in any activity which is or could be characterized as dishonest, immoral, indecent, or in bad taste, either in person or on any form of social media.

  5. Contestant and all accompanying members or guests will conduct themselves in a proper “lady-like” manner at ALL times. Any display of uncooperative or unsportsmanlike conduct will result in disqualification of the contestant or title holder.

  6. Contestant will compete in a private interview, personality wear, on stage question, and evening gown.

  7. Must have lived in the City of Franklin, Southampton County or attend Franklin / Southampton Schools, for at least six (6) months prior to the pageant.

  8. Applications are online at www.franklinsouthamptoncountyfair.org

  9. Application is to be Typed or Hand Written NEATLY and submitted with a non-refundable $35.00 application fee, 5x7 Black and White Head Shot photo and a copy of your birth certificate to the Pageant Director. The complete application is due on or before JUNE 21st.

  10. Once crowned, the Queen’s presence is required during the four (4) days of the fair.

  • If crowned you are expected to give Franklin/Southampton County Fair 100%, with expectations of not doing another reigning pageant or already have a reigning title. (fun pageants are allowed)

  1. Her presence is expected at the livestock shows and to award various ribbons when required.

  2. She will also be expected to represent the Franklin/Southampton County Fair at the Virginia Association of Fairs Queen’s Pageant January 2020, as well as in parades and other functions associated with the Franklin/Southampton Fair Foundation, Inc.

  3. Contestants are required to participate in fundraisers.



The Queen will receive the following:

Scholarship (at completion of her reign)


Bouquet of Flowers

Selection of gifts from local area merchants


Car Magnets


First Runner-up will receive the following:



Bouquet of Flowers

Completed Application includes:

                         Contestant Application

                          THREE additional COPIES of the application (4 total)

                           Signature Sheet

                           Copy of Birth Certificate

                           Photo Release Form

                           $35.00 Entry Fee

                            5x7Black and White Photo (Head Shot)

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