Fair & Rodeo

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  • 800-225-6136 toll free
    970-328-8600

    P.O. Box 850
    500 Broadway
    Eagle, Colorado 81631-0850

    info@eaglecounty.us


Fair & Rodeo royalty applications due June 26; tryouts are July 11

Contact: Hanna Nelson at 970-328-3646 or fairrodeo@eaglecounty.us

June 15, 2015 - Applications for those interested in serving as royalty for the 2016 Eagle County Fair & Rodeo are now available online at www.eaglecounty.us/FairRodeo/Royalty or by calling 970-328-3646. Completed forms are due no later than 5 p.m. June 26 and can be submitted via email to fairrodeo@eaglecounty.us, hand delivered to 500 Broadway in Eagle, or mailed to P.O. Box 850, Eagle CO 81631.

During the week of June 28, all contestants will be e-mailed the speech topic, interview questions and horsemanship pattern.

Interviews, riding tests and speeches will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 11 at the Eagle River Center, located at the Eagle County Fairgrounds at 0794 Fairgrounds Road in Eagle.

To be eligible, contestants must be Eagle County residents and exhibiting in the Eagle County Fair. Applicants for queen must be between the ages of 15 and 18 and applicants for princess must be between the ages of 12 and 15 as of Jan. 1, 2015. The reign of the new queen and princess begins July 25 and continues through the last day of the 2016 Eagle County Fair & Rodeo.

Complete rules of eligibility are described in the Royalty Handbook and Application, available by calling 970-328-3646 or online at www.eaglecounty.us/FairRodeo/Royalty. For more information, contact the Fair & Rodeo Office at 970-328-3646 or fairrodeo@eaglecounty.us.