Strawberry Festival hostess princesses sought

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia Strawberry Festival Board of Directors would like to invite all Upshur County female residents who are at least 18 years of age and have graduated high school to apply to be a Hostess Princess for the 2020 festival.

If chosen you will serve as the Goodwill Ambassadors for the festival and guides to the 2020 Royalty. You must be available to attend the Jr Royalty Pageant, March 21; Teen & Queen Pageants, March 22; Festival Week, May 13-16; Preston County Buckwheat Festival Parade, Sept. 26; and Mountain State Forest Festival Parade, Oct. 3, 2020.

To apply, please send a letter of interest and a photograph to WV Strawberry Festival Assoc, c/o Charliena Helmick and Dominique Collins, Court Directors, PO Box 117, Buckhannon, WV 26201. Please include why you think you would be a good choice for this honor and all contact information. Letters should be postmarked no later than Nov. 1, 2019. Should you be chosen, you will notified by Nov. 8, 2019.


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