Clay County Fair Seeking Queen Candidates

Tue 2-7-2017

(Spencer)-- The search is on for candidates for 2017 Clay County Fair Queen.

Females between the ages of 16 and 21 by August 10th may apply. Candidates must never have been married, cannot be a professional model, cannot represent any other organization and must reside in Clay county or an adjoining county if the majority of her activities are in Clay county. Applicants must also be a member of atleast one service organization or church group.

The 2017 Clay County Fair Queen will be crowned Sunday, April 2nd. She will represent the Clay County Fair in the Flagfest parade in June, the Iowa State Fair Queen Contest, various celebrations during the summer and the Clay County Fair in September.

Applications are available from area school counselors or at Applications must be submitted to the Clay County Fair Queen Contest, P.O. Box 527 Spencer, Iowa...51301, or emailed to The deadline to submit applications is March 13th. Finalists will be notified by March 20th.

Candidates will be judged on personality, attitude, awareness, leadership and citizenship, contribution to the community, overall appearance, charm, poise and on a three-minute self expression.