Fair Queen and Princess Contest

The Winneshiek County Fair selects an outstanding young woman each year to represent the county in the Iowa State Fair Queen Pageant.

Judging will be based on the following: personality, attitude, appearance and awareness, leadership and citizenship, contribution to community, overall appearance, charm, and poise.

The Winneshiek County Fair Queen will be the guest of the Iowa State Fair August 9-19, 2018.

If you have questions about the Fair Queen, contact JoEllen Foels by email or call her at (563)-382-1148.

Please print and fill out the following forms:

2018 Candidates and Royalty

From left: 2017 Winneshiek County Fair Princess Marissa Foels, Hailey Nierling, 2018 Fair Princess Danae Taylor, 2017 Iowa State Fair Queen Jacqueline Ehrlich, 2018 Winneshiek County Fair Queen Jessica Schmitt, Hannah Snell and 2017 Fair Queen Gracie Schmitt.

 

 

 


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2017 Queen Candidates

(Left to right): Haily Nierling, Emily Luzum, Jenna Schmitt, Kandace Engelhardt, Danae Taylor, Kaylee Knight, Amy Schmitt, Marrisa Foels, Gracie Schmitt, Hannah Schmitt and Ashley Schwartzhoff

2018

2018 Fair Princess Danae Taylor and  2018 Winneshiek County Fair Queen Jessica Schmitt

Queen & Princess 2017

2017

Congratulations to 2017 Winneshiek County Fair Queen Gracie Schmitt (left) and Princess Marissa Foels (right)

 

2016

Queen Hanna Schmitt (left), the 16-year-old daughter of Greg and Sara Schmitt of Waucoma. The 2016 Princess is Ashley Schwartzhoff, the 18-year-old daughter of Mike and Michelle Schwartzhoff of Decorah.

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2015

Princess Nicole Schmitt and Queen Ashley Kurash

 

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2014

Princess Ashley Kurash and Queen Lydia Dawley

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2013

Queen Emily Smith and Princess Mariah Schmitt

 
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2012

Laura Francois

 

 
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2011

Miranda Schnitzler
Sarah Hammel Fair Princess (not shown)

 

2010

Princess Annelise Keune and Queen Clara Bergan

2009

Queen Hannah Ranum (no photo available)


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2008

Kia Knutson

 

Contact Us

Winneshiek County Fair
Mailing Address:
Winneshiek County Ag Assoc.
PO Box 201 Decorah, IA 52101
Delivery Address: 900 E Main St, Decorah, IA 52101
Fairgrounds Phone: 563-382-8514 (during the fair only)

Business Manager: Edna Schrandt 563-382-2019

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2013 and 2014 Royalty