West Virginia Black Walnut Festival

Spencer, West Virginia

October 10-13, 2019

BWF Pageant Info and Application

Saturday, May 9th @ 6:00 p.m.

Roane County High School, Spencer

Pageant Director: Annette Caldwell-Claypool

The Black Walnut Festival Pageant will be a one day competition.  It will include Black Walnut Festival Queen and Teen Queen.  If interested, please contact Annette Caldwell-Claypool at 304-532-6983 or the festival office at 304-927-5616 to get your name on the list for an official entry form, which you may download from the Black Walnut Festival website (www.wvblackwalnutfestival.org) or one will be mailed to you.  Information regarding the day will be given once the applications are received. 

Age Requirements:  Queen Contestants must be 16 years of age by January 1, 2016 and must not have reached their 22nd birthday BEFORE January 1, 2016.  Teen Queen Contestants must be 13 by January 1, 2015 and no older than 15 by December 31, 2015.

Entry Fee:  $100.00 for Queen and Teen Contestants.  (Make checks payable to WV Black Walnut Festival) Mail entry fee to:                

                                                                Annette Caldwell-Claypool

                                                                400 Green Acres Circle

                                                                Spencer, WV 25276

Photograph:  5X7 head shot only (no glamour shots); Send head shot with entry.

Entry Deadline:  Post mark by April 10th

Prize Package:  The Queen of the Black Walnut Festival will win a crown, gift package, sash, flowers, crown pin, trophy, scholarship money of $1500.00 and will be given an all expense paid trip to compete in the WV Association of Fairs and Festivals in Charleston.  The runners-up to the Queen will also receive a money package.  1st Runner-up $500.00, 2nd Runner-up $250.00, Third Runner-up $200.00 and 4th Runner-up $150.00.  Money will be received after the completion of Queen’s Coronation and BWF Parade.

The Teen Queen of the Black Walnut Festival will win a crown, sash, flowers, gift package, two tickets to WV Fairs and Festivals Pageant (two day tickets), and $300.00.

The Queen and Teen Queen Contestants will compete in Personal Promo, Personal Interview, Evening Gown, and Onstage Question.

Registration:  The contestants will begin registration at 9:00 am and interviews will begin promptly at 10:30 am.





Name of Contestant:  ___________________________________________________________

Name of Parent or Guardian: _____________________________________________________

Mailing Address: _______________________________________________________________

Email Address: _________________________________________________________________

Phone: _______________   Cell Phone: _________________ Parent(s) Phone: ______________

Birth Date: ______________                                                                      Age: _______________

Height (w/o shoes): ___________      Eye Color: ____________    Hair Color:_______________

Sponsor(s): ____________________________________________________________________

T-Shirt Size:  Please circle one:    S      M        L        XL

Educational Information:

School: ___________________________________ Grade: _____________________________

College/University: ____________________________ Major: ___________________________

Activities and Awards:  You may include an additional page if needed

School: _______________________________________________________________________

Church: _______________________________________________________________________


Special Interests, Activities or Honors: __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Three words to describe yourself: __________________________, _______________________,


Favorite Food: _________________________________   Favorite Color___________________


I certify that I have read and agree to comply with the Pageant Requirements attached hereto.


Signed: __________________________________________________