Fairest of the Fair



Saturday, July 17, 2021 @ 8PM

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 31, 2021, and who haven’t been
married or pregnant.  The winner of the pageant will receive a $1,000
scholarship, 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 parades, complete fair
assigned community services, and attend fair board meetings in
September and January.  First and second runner-ups will also receive
a scholarship and trophy.  Score sheets will be available.

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 Saturday, July
17 at 3:00.

Registration for the Fairest of the Fair will be held at the
fairgrounds at the Little Theatre on Sunday, June 27 and Sunday, July
11 from 2:00 – 4:00.  Contestants may register at the Fair Office on
July 5, 7, and 9 from 10:00 – 3:00.  Contestants may print, complete,
and mail the entry form along with a wallet size picture and check to
the pageant director. The director must have it in hand no later than
the deadline.  The deadline to register is Sunday, July 11.   Please
make check out to Cocke County Fair.   If there are any questions
please feel free to contact the pageant director.

Pageant Director: 

Kellye Stokely
   597 North Street
      Newport, TN  37821