Monday, July 9, 2018 at 8:00 PM
June 24th and July 1st, 2018
At The Fairgrounds from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
June 25th, 27th, & 29th, 2018
At Fair Office from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The deadline to register is July 2nd.
Rules and Information
The Fairest of the Fair Pageant is open to girls who are permanent residents of Cocke County who have reached their 16th birthday, but not their 21st birthday by December 31st, 2018, and who have not been married or pregnant. The winner of the pageant will receive $300 in cash, crown, trophy, flowers, gifts from local merchants, and her expenses paid to compete at the state level in Nashville. The title holder is expected to be present each night of the fair week. She will participate in the local Christmas parade, complete fair assigned community services, and attend fair board meetings in September and January. First and second runner-ups will also receive a cash prize and trophy. Score sheets will be available.
2017 Fairest of the Fair
Entry fee is $50.00. Contestants will learn and practice a simple dance routine the week prior to the fair. Contestants will attend a Meet & Greet where they will meet the other contestants and participate in a 5 minute interview with the judges on Monday, July 9 2018.
Registration for the Fairest of the Fair will be held at the fairgrounds on June 24th and July 1 from 2:00 – 4:00. Contestants may register at the Fair Office on June 25, 27, and 29 from 10AM – 4PM. Entry form, wallet size photograph, and check may be mailed to the director listed below. The director must have it in hand no later than the deadline. The deadline to register is July 1st. Contestants need to complete the entry form and attach a wallet size photograph. Please make check out to Cocke County Fair. If there are any questions, please feel free to contact the pageant director.
597 North Street
Newport, TN 37821