Registration open for 4-H Fair Queen contest


The Switzerland County 4-H Fair Queen Contest will be held on Thursday, June 30th at 7 p.m. in the Switzerland County High School cafeteria.

Each contestant must be at least 18 years of age and cannot have had their 22nd birthday as of June 1st, 2017. The Queen and her court must be prepared to spend the period of July 9th-16th at the County Fair as the official hostesses.

The court will be expected to pass out ribbons, trophies and various other tasks.

The queen will then represent the county at the Indiana State Fair Queen Pageant.

Applications and a complete list of rules are available at the Purdue Extension office. Completed applications need to be returned with a $25 sponsor fee to the Extension office by June 10th.

For more information, contact the Purdue Extension Service at (812) 427-3152.