Openings still available for Founder’s Day Prince and Princess contest PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Tuesday, 25 May 2010 00:00

The annual Charlestown Founder’s Day Prince and Princess Contest will take place on Saturday, June 12 at 2 p.m. It will be held at the Charlestown Arts and Enrichment Center located at 999 Water Street. There will be a $2 admission charge to attend.

Children interested in participating in the pageant must be between the ages of 4 and 6 on the day of the pageant. The rules of the pageant as well as applications are available at City Hall and online at

The winners of the prince and princess contest will each receive a $50 Toys-R-Us gift card and get to ride in a convertible during the Founder’s Day Parade on June 26. All participants will receive a small award, have his or her picture in The Leader in a full color article prior to the Founder’s Day Festival, and also ride on a float during the Founder’s Day parade.

The deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 28 and the fee to enter is $20. They will only accept applications from the first 20 boys and the first 20 girls.

If you have any questions, please contact Heather Mick at (812) 256-7126.

All proceeds benefit the Charlestown Beautification Committee.


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