The Marion Popcorn Festival will again be having a full slate of pageant opportunities for all age groups, newborn to 100 … or more. If you are interested in taking part in any of the pageants, there will be an informational meeting for parents and participants at bluefusion located in the Plaza Shopping Center on Route 95 East on Saturday, July 9, at 2:00 p.m.
New for 2016 are the Mr. Popcorn Pageants. Set for Saturday, August 13, 2:00 p.m. at River Valley High School, the pageant will be divided into age groups: 0 – 5; 6 – 12; 13 – senior in high school; and adult. There will be one winner for each age group, and contestants will be judged on formal wear and popcorn wear. The deadline to enter is July 30. For more information, contact Lori McGraw at 740.244.6710. [Read more…]