The Linn County Fair Association is accepting applications for the 2013 Little Mr. and Miss Linn County Fair Contest. Working to involve the youth of the Linn County Fair, the Little Mr. and Miss Contest is now in its third year and provides the contestants the chance to get further involved with the fair as well as meet and bond with peers in the same age group.
The Little Mr. and Miss Linn County Fair Contest is open to boys and girls in Kindergarten through third grade who reside in Linn County and have been involved in the fair in some way. Such involvement may include, but is not limited to, clover kids, the Kiddee Tractor Pull, the Kiddee Calf Show, and/or Bucket Bottle Lamb. For a complete list of contest qualifications, please visit http://www.thelinncountyfair.com/little-mr-miss-linn-co.html. The responsibilities of winners include representing the fair during fair week by wearing the crown provided as well as handing out ribbons and awards at various shows throughout the fair.
To enter this contest, contestants must be eligible in accordance with the provided rules as well as fill out and turn in the application form and coloring page to the Linn County Extension Office or mailing it to The Linn County Fair by May 15th, 2013. Contestants must also attend judging on June 26th, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Linn County Fairgrounds Grandstand. The 2013 Little Mr. and Miss Linn County Fair will be announced and crowned Wednesday, June 26th at the Linn County Fair Cook-out and Opening Program in the grandstand starting at 6:00 P.M.
Applications are due by May 15th, 2013. They can be dropped off at the Linn County Extension office in Marion or mailed to the Linn County Fair – Little Mr. and Miss Contest, PO Box 329, Central City, IA 52213. NO APPLICATIONS will be accepted by committee members.
The Linn County Fair in Central City from June 26th– July 1st, 2013