Soybean Festival pageants set
Posted: Thursday, August 12, 2010 8:01 pm
The annual Tennessee Soybean Festival is offering girls the opportunity to participate in the upcoming festival pageants sponsored by the University of Tennessee Federal Credit Union.
Girls from birth to 21 years of age are eligible to participate in the pageants, which will be held Sept. 4 beginning at 10 a.m. in the University of Tennessee at Martin Student Life Center, located at 199 Moody St. The deadline to register is Aug. 30.
The pageant lineup includes the following: Baby Miss Soybean (birth-1 year old), 10 a.m.; Tiny Miss Soybean (2-3 years old), 10:45; Petite Miss Soybean (4-5 years old), 11:30; Little Miss Soybean (6-9 years old), 1 p.m.; Junior Miss Soybean (10-12 years old), 2:30; Teen Miss Soybean (13-15 years old), 3:30; and Miss Soybean (16-21 years old), 4:30. All pageants will have one queen and four alternates.
A $30 non-refundable entry fee is required with the application. Make checks payable to the Tennessee Soybean Festival. Mail fees and application to: Tennessee Soybean Pageant, 406 South Lindell St., Martin, TN 38237 or deliver them to the UT Martin Regional Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Center. There will be no registration at the door.
For more information, call (731) 587-7333.
Applications for pageants are available at UT Federal Credit Union, Lana’s Boutique & Bridal, Sugar and Spice, UT Martin Student Life Center and Martin City Hall in Martin; Joann’s in Union City; and Special Occasions in Milan. To get an application online, go to www.tnsoybeanfestival.org.
Published in The Messenger 8.12.10