Queen Contest Rules
The Florida Strawberry Festival, in partnership with the Plant City Lions Club, is changing the application process for the 2019 Florida Strawberry Festival Queen’s Competition.
Beginning this year, contestants can choose one of three available orientation meetings to attend, and applications will be made available prior to the orientations.
Applications for the 2019 Florida Strawberry Festival Queen’s Competition are also available in the festival’s administrative office, the festival’s website www.flstrawberryfestival.com or the queens pageant website at www.flstrawberryfestivalqueenspageant.org.
AGE, SEX AND SCHOOL STATUS:
The applicant must have been born a female whose age must be at least sixteen years of age and cannot be more than twenty years of age. The applicant must be enrolled in and attending high school, a home school program or attending a post secondary education or training. The applicant must have a 3.0 weighted Grade Point Average and (must attach a PRINTED TRANSCRIPT WITH MOST CURRENT DISTRICT G.P.A SIGNED BY REGISTRAR ) and whose permanent address is within our current area boundaries.
AREA BOUNDARY FOR CONTEST:
MUST SHOW PROOF OF RESIDENCY, WILL ONLY ACCEPT COPY OF
TAMPA ELECTRIC BILL. ONLINE PAYMENTS; AN ELECTRONIC PRINT-OUT OF PAYMENT IS
NORTH BOUNDARY: Beginning at the intersection of US 301 and the Hillsborough/Pasco County Line, go
East along the County Line to the Hillsborough/Polk County Line
EAST BOUNDARY: From the Northeast Hillsborough County Line go South to intersect the imaginary
Easterly Extension of State Road 672 (Balm Picnic Road)
SOUTH BOUNDARY: From the intersection of Balm Boyette Road and State Road 672 (Balm Picnic Road) go
east and continue on the imaginary Easterly Extension of State Road 672 to intersect
the Hillsborough/Polk County Line.
WEST BOUNDARY: From the Hillsborough/Pasco County Line go South on US 301 to the intersection of
McIntosh Road. Go South on McIntosh Road to the intersection of Jaudon Road. From
that intersection go Southerly on a straight line to the intersection of Balm Boyette
Road and State Road 672. See boundaries map on page 6.
Other than the County Line Boundaries eligibility is open to addresses on either side of a Boundary Road.