Apple Blossoms Contest

2018 Apple Blossom, 3-4 years - Raelyn Elbrecht

WHEN: Voting - August 26th-September 9th, 2019 during regular business hours
               Winners announced Wednesday September 11th, 2019 at 5:15 pm

WHERE: Voting - Apple Festival Offices - 110 South 14th Street
                 Winners announced during the Opening Ceremony on the Appletime Stage


EVENT CHAIR: Autumn Allen

2018 Apple Blossom, 0-2 - Maci Jo Maynor

  • Entry deadline is Tuesday August 20, 2019.

  • Any boy or girl between the ages of birth (0) and (4) years old that resides in Jackson, Union, Randolph, Perry, Jefferson, Franklin, Williamson, or Johnson Counties is eligible to enter the contest.

  • Entry fee is $10.00.

  • Portraits of contestants will be taken at Whimsey Photography on Tuesday August 20, 2019 at 5:30 PM. Whimsey Photography is located at 945 W. Industrial Park Rd. in Murphysboro. 

  • The winner of this contest will be chosen on the basis of one cent ($.01) per vote. The contestant with the most votes will be declared the winner.

  • Voting will take place at the Murphysboro Apple Festival Headquarters at 110 South 14th Street in Murphysboro. Our Office hours for 2019 are Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm & Friday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.

  • Voting period is Monday August 26th through Monday September 9th, 2019 during regular office hours.

  • Votes will be counted and the winning contestants' names will be placed in a sealed envelope which will not be opened until September 11th, 2019. The decision of the Apple Blossom Contest Committee and the Murphysboro Apple Festival is final.

  • The winners will be announced on September 11th, 2019 during the Apple Festival Opening Ceremony.

  • Winning contestants will also be introduced at the Miss Apple Festival Pageant on Saturday September 14th, 2019. 

  • The Apple Festival Committee reserves the right to change, delete, alter, or add regulations as set forth deemed to be in the best interest of the Apple Festival. All committee decisions are final.

Our 2019 Apple Blossom Contestants

0-2 Years Old

Amara Jean - 2 Years Old
Daughter of Shelbi Beisner

Kinley Jo Cobb - 2 Years Old
Daughter of Addison Pesek

Harper Lafree - 6 Months Old
Daughter of Savanah Ticer & Raymond Lafree

3-4 Years Old

Nora Grace Rogers - 3 Years Old
Daughter of Samatha Terry & Jordan Rogers

Reagan Edwards - 4 Years Old
Daughter of Kimberly & Nicholas Edwards

2019 Results

  • Age Group 0-2: Amara Jean - 2 years
                            daughter of Shelbi Beisner

  • Age Group 3-4: Nora Grace Rogers - 3 years
                            daughter of Samantha Terry & Jordan Rogers

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