The Sebastian County Fair Association will host their 2017 Annual Pageant on August 26 at 7:00pm at the fairgrounds in Greenwood. All contestants must be a resident of Sebastian County or attend school in Sebastian County at least one year prior to pageant. Queen contestants that attend UAFS are also eligible. The sign up / rehearsal meeting for the pageant will be held on August 13th at 2:00 at the fairgrounds. Nine pageant divisions will be held this year. Tiny Tot division for ages 0-11 months, Wee Princess division for ages 1-2 years of age, Tiny Princess ages 3-4, Princess ages 5-6, Jr Princess 7-8, Little Miss ages 9-10, and Junior Miss ages 11-12. The Teen and Queen pageants will be held also on that evening. Teen Contestants must be 13-16 years of age. Queen contestants must be 17-21 yrs of age. Entry fee is $50 for all divisions. The winners of the Teen and Queen pageants will represent Sebastian County at the AR State Fair Pageants in October. University of Arkansas Fort Smith will award the winner of the Queen pageant a $1500 scholarship. Entry deadline is August 13th.


The Youth Talent Show will also be held on August 26th at the fairgrounds also during the pageant. There will be three age divisions this year, ages 9 and under, 10-15 and 16-21 years of age. The categories are: Vocal Solo, Vocal Group, Instrumental Solo, and Variety. Cash prizes will be awarded in each division. Winners from the 10-15 and 16-21 age division will represent Sebastian County at the State Fair in October. You may enter only two division in talent show. Entry fee is $25 per division and deadline is August 13th.


For more information or questions, please call Marla Keady @ 632-3500 or email mkeady@cox.net. Entry forms/rules/bio sheet for the pageant, and talent show entry form are available on the web site at www.pageantgypsy.com or www.sebastiancountyfair.com.