Kiley Brennan and Paige McCarthy, Troy Fair Queens stop by 18 News Today to discuss the upcoming Troy Fair and how other young ladies can apply to be the next Troy Fair Queen.
The Troy Fair is in July, but applications can be started now. Applications and signed last page of the fair queen handbook are due by June 9th, 2019. All young ladies interested in becoming a contestant for the 2019 Troy Fair Queen Pageant, must attend a meeting at the Troy Fair office June 19th at 6:30 p.m.
If you are one of three selected to be queen, you will be an ambassador for the Troy Fair. Other duties include welcoming fair goers, making daily announcements, participating in daily activities, escorting dignitaries through the fair, and helping in the fair office.
To be considered for Troy Fair Queen, you must be a 16 year old female, and a resident of Pennsylvania. Other requirements are below:
Live in or attend a school in Bradford County.
Be at least 16 years old before June 1st, 2019 and not over 20 years old by June 1st, 2019.
If under 18 years old, she must have parent’s or guardian’s consent.
Be single, never married, have had no children and must not marry nor get pregnant during her reign.
Must be of good moral character (at discretion of the Troy Fair Board).
Have some agriculture knowledge and a strong interest in promoting the Troy Fair.
Prepare a 300 word or less essay, entitled, “What the Troy Fair means to my community”
Not be a former Troy Fair Queen nor State Fair Queen contestant.
Not be a current title/pageant winner for any other commodity.
Must meet all time commitments, Queen obligations, and dress code established by the Troy Fair Board and the PA State Fair Queen program.
For more information and access to the application, click here.