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Miss Clarke County Fair Scholarship pageant


Sunday, August 14, Following Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Contest



Rules and Duties

1.       Each contestant must be a resident of Clarke County.

2.       Each contestant must be between 16-19 years of age by Fair date: August 14, 2016;  never married, nor had any children. A contestant must be female who has always been female; of good moral character; one that has not at any time been convicted of any crime nor has any criminal charges pending against her; one that has never done any act or engaged  in any activity which is or could be characterized as dishonest, immoral, indecent, or in bad taste. This includes information and photos on  Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and any web pages or any other social media and electronic means.

3.       Contestants will be judged in Business Attire, Personality Attire, and Evening Gown. Each Contestant will be judged on a platform topic/speech (this is timed, and must be 1 minute, and  no less than 55 seconds) along with an interview, and  a 25-30 second  speech about Clarke County and the Clarke County Fair on stage in personality attire.

4.       The winner will be available the entire week of the 2016 Clarke County Fair to give out ribbons and awards and follow fair schedule of events as needed as well as any events throughout the year that the director feels she needs to attend. (ie, Homecoming parade, Christmas Parade, Long Branch Easter, etc.)

5.       The winner will be present at the 2017  Miss Clarke County Fair Pageant.

6.       ALL CONTESTANTS MUST attend 2 of the 3 mandatory practices for the Clarke County Fair Scholarship Pageant, most importantly the final dress rehearsal.

  1.  A black & white headshot photo must be emailed to Pat Gaston at pat.gaston@yahoo.com by the application date. If email is not available, a CD with the photo is acceptable.
  2. Each contestant is required to submit a black framed (stand-up) Black & White Photo to be used for the Photogenic Contest.
  3. The winner will receive a $1,000 continuing education scholarship at the end of her reign.



Deadline to Enter: July 15, 2016

Contact #: 540-837-1658 / cell 540-247-3462


Email a black & white photo to:              pat.gaston@yahoo.com

                                                              Pat Gaston

                                                              238 Vista Lane

                                                              White Post, VA 22663



Congratulations to the 2016 Pageant Winners

2016 Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Helena St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Hannah Mae Bryson

2nd Runner Up: Zoe Viza

2016 Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Mikayla St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Belle Reid

2nd Runner Up: Kellieanne Bryson

2016 Pre-Teen Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Lily Carlisle

1st Runner Up: Emily Vincent

2nd Runner Up: Shyann Palmer

2016 Little Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Layla Crim

1st Runner Up:  Caylee Peacock

2nd Runner Up:  Erica Stull

Carnival Vouchers

EXCITING CARNIVAL NEWS! Discount vouchers NOW available at Berryville Auto Parts & Berryville Farm Supply for carnival wristband nights!

We have a new carnival company this year at the Fair and they will have 3 nights of Ride-All-Night for one price ($25 each night) on Mon. Aug. 15, Tue. Aug. 16 & Wed. Aug. 17th (6pm til close)

BUT we have discount vouchers for sale for $12 that can be used on any of the three nights (only good for one night). You can purchase the voucher, bring it the night of Ride-All-Night and exchange it for a wristband!! Quite a savings!!!!!

We will post other sales times as we get closer to the Fair! The vouchers must be purchased prior to Mon. Aug. 15th at 4 pm. See details on Home page!


Concert Ticket Sale

Concert ticket sales through ETIX.com

GRANGER SMITH featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. with special quest William Michael Morgan

August 20th @ 8:00 AM

Standing-Room-Only Track: $25

Grandstand: $20