The annual Barnesville Pumpkin Festival Queen's Pageant is held on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 (prior to the Pumpkin Festival) at 4:00pm at the Barnesville High School Auditorium. Girls from all over the Ohio Valley compete for the title of Queen (age 14-18); Princess (age 10-13) and Mini Miss (age 6-9). The deadline for registration is September 2, 2016.
For more information, email or call Autumn or Lisa Kessler at (740) 232-8069.
Little Miss and Mr. Pumpkin
The Barnesville Mother's Club sponsors the Little Miss and Mr. Pumpkin contest each year. Youngsters between the ages of three and five compete for the titles and first and second runners-up are named in both categories. The contest is held on Thursday at the First Christian Church New Life Center. All determinations are made by the luck of the draw and contestants must be present to win. For information, contact Angie Fisher (740) 425-4478 or Lori Clouse (740) 425-3412.
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The Barnesville Mother's Club sponsors the Pumpkin Baby Contest. Babies from birth to age two are eligible. Contestant's parents will be given raffle tickets to sell in their quest to have their baby named the next Pumpkin Baby. Contestants selling the most tickets will be named the winner. Winners are announced on Thursday at the First Christian Church New Life Center. For more information, contact Sherrie Temple (740) 758-5324 or Lora Wildes (740) 425-2908