Marion County Fair holds scholarship pageant

INDIANAPOLIS – The Marion County Fair will be holding a scholarship pageant on Friday, June 17, 2018 at 7 p.m. The pageant will be held at the Marion County Fairgrounds. In total, $1,350 worth of scholarship money will be given out to winners.

  • Queen: $1,000 Scholarship
  • First Runner-Up: $150 Scholarship
  • Princess: $100 Scholarship
  • Miss Congeniality: $50 Scholarship
  • People’s Choice: $50 Scholarship

Girls ages 15 to 21 are able to compete. To be eligible to compete for the title of Queen, girls must be between the ages of 18 and 21 by June 1, 2018, and to compete for the title of Princess, girls must be between the ages of 15 and 17 by June 1, 2018. All competitors must either be a resident of Marion County or have at least one parent/guardian residing in Marion County.

Visit for full pageant eligibility and rules as well as the official entry form. All paperwork is due June 2, 2018.

General admission fair tickets can be purchased online at For more information about the Marion County Fair Queen Pageant, visit

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For further information contact:

Sally Bonneau, 317.846.8965/office, 317.965.5566/cell,