2/20/2018 4:45:00 PM 2018 Apple Festival Queen Contest set for March 31 at 7 p.m. in JMS Auditorium
The Apple Festival Committee has announced Saturday, March 31, 2018, as the date of the 2018 Jackson Apple Festival Queen's Contest. The contest will be held at the Jackson Middle School Auditorium starting at 7 p.m. This year's co-emcees will be the 2017 Apple Festival Queen, Alyssa Proehl, and Mrs. Tara Byrd. The Apple Festival theme and Grand Marshal will be announced the evening of the 2018 Queen's Contest.
The contest is open to all Jackson County girls who are currently in the 10th or 11th grade at any of the three Jackson County high schools. They must have been a resident of Jackson County for one year prior to the contest date and plan to remain in the area through this year's festival. Contestants must be unmarried, never been married, and have no children. These rules will remain in effect during the reign.
Contestants are required to attend a mandatory meeting held at Jackson City Council Chambers, 199 Portsmouth Street, Jackson, OH 45640 at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 11, 2018, for additional information.
Entry forms are available at the following locations: Oak Hill, Jackson, and Wellston High School Offices; and Andrea's Prom and Bridal Shop.
All completed entries must be hand-delivered to the Jackson City Council Chambers at 199 Portsmouth Street, Jackson, OH, next to the Jackson City Police Department on either Saturday, Feb. 24, or Sunday, Feb. 25, between the hours of 3 and 4 p.m. If unable to turn in the application during these hours, please contact either Kristen at (740) 418-9223, Ryan at (740) 418-3125, or leave a message at (740) 577-3030 to make other arrangements. Deadline for submission will be no later than 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS to this deadline.