Farm Fair Queen Contest Information and Rules
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The 2023 Burlington County Farm Fair Queen Contest will be held in the North Show Tent at 8:30pm on Wednesday, July 19, 2023.

  1. Must be a resident of Burlington County AND work on a farm/farm market or be a member of a club/organization listed below in Burlington County.
  2. Must have completed her sophomore, junior or senior year in high school, or equivalent home school level.
  3. Must live or work on a farm or farm market or be a member of one or more of the following:


  1. Two photographs for use in publicity before the fair. The photo must be a headshot photo.
  2. Essay and Application
  3. Rehearsal attendance to be determined by Director.
  4. You will need an escort such as a father, grandfather, brother, friend, etc.
  5. The winner will be required to:

Competition Information

Contestants will be scored in the following categories, worth ten points each:

  1. Poise
  2. Public Speaking
  3. Personality
  4. Essay (scored by a separate panel of judges)


*There will be a 2nd Runner Up only if we have more than 4 contestants. If there is no 2nd Runner Up, prize will be split equally among Queen and 1st Runner Up.

Suggestions for Contestants


Contestants must have a genuine interest in the Burlington County Farm Fair and understand its significance within the county. With this in mind, the following essay question has been crafted:

The Burlington County Farm Fair has been an opportunity for both participants and attendees to celebrate and promote the importance of agriculture in our County and State. The Farm Fair Queen represents the Burlington County Farm Fair and is an ambassador of this tradition. Why is it important to continue to celebrate and promote agriculture through the venue of a County Fair and why should you be selected as the 2023 Farm Fair Queen?

Suggested Resources

If you have any questions, please contact the Queen Contest Chair, Jamie Padulese, by phone at 856-296-1796, or by email at

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