Crawford County Fair Association will host its annual pageants during the Crawford County Fair Sept. 9-14 at Kirksey Park in Mulberry.

Registration meeting will be 10 a.m. Aug. 10 at the commercial building at the fairgrounds.

Contestants need to bring a 4-inch by 6-inch head shot for the photogenic portion of the pageant. All contestants must be a resident of Crawford County or attend school in Crawford County at least one year prior to pageant.

Seven pageants will be held this year.

The Ms. Senior Pageant for ladies 60-plus and the Crawford County Talent Show will be Tuesday, Sept. 10.

The Little Miss/Junior Miss pageant will be Thursday night, Sept. 12. Little Miss contestants must be 7 to 9 years of age and Junior Miss contestants 10 to 12 years old.

The Tiny Princess pageant will be Friday, Sept. 13, at 6 p.m. Contestants must be 3 or 4 years old. The Princess pageant will be held Friday at 8 p.m. following the Tiny Princess pageant. Contestants must by 5 or 6 years of age.

The Teen pageant will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14. Contestants must be 13 to 16 years of age. The Queen pageant will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 14. Contestants must be 17 to 21 years of age.

Entry fee is $50 for all divisions except the senior division which will be $40.

Winners of the Teen and Queen pageants will represent Crawford County at the Arkansas State Fair pageants in October. University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will award the winner of the Queen pageant a $1,500 scholarship.

All contestants are required to appear in the annual fair parade in downtown Mulberry.

For more information or questions, call Marla Keady at 632-3500 or email Entry forms/rules/bio sheet for each age division and talent show are available on the web site at

If unable to attend the meeting, entry packets must be received in the mail by Aug, 10. Talent Show entries can be submitted by mail.