Soybean festival pageants set for Sept. 3
Posted: Monday, August 8, 2011 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 birth to age 21 are eligible to participate in the pageants Sept. 3 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. 29.
The pageant lineup includes the following: Baby Miss Soybean (birth to 1 year old), 10 a.m.; Tiny Miss Soybean (2-3 years old), 10:45 a.m.; Petite Miss Soybean (4-5 years old), 11:30 a.m.; Little Miss Soybean (6-9 years old), 1 p.m.; Junior Miss Soybean (10-12 years old), 2:30 p.m.; Teen Miss Soybean (13-15 years old), 3:30 p.m.; and Miss Soybean (16-21 years old), 4:30 p.m. All pageants will have a queen and four alternates.
A $35 non-refundable entry fee is required with the application. Make checks payable to the Tennessee Soybean Festival. Mail fees and applications to: Tennessee Soybean Pageant, P.O. Box 713, Martin, TN 38237 or deliver to the Martin City Hall. There will be no registration at the door.
For more information, call (731) 587-9845.
Applications for pageants are available at these locations: Martin — UT Federal Credit Union, Lana’s Boutique & Bridal, Sugar and Spice, Martin City Hall; Union City — Joann’s; and Milan — Special Occasions.
To get an application online, go to www.tnsoybeanfestival.org.
Published in The Messenger 8.8.11