The 85th North Carolina Strawberry Festival Queen, Maya Campbell and Princess, Emily Snipes would like to welcome all of the visiting queens who will be traveling near and far to the Strawberry Capital of the World for the Oldest Agricultural Festival in North Carolina the first weekend in May as well as the ones who will be entertaining at The North Carolina Strawberry Festival Scholarship Pageant. The NC Rhododendron Festival Queen and Jr. Queen, Miss North Carolina, The NC Watermelon Festival Queen and Teen Miss, The NC Yam Festival Queen and Teen Miss, and The North Carolina Dogwood Festival Queen and Teen Miss. The NC Strawberry Festival Queen and Princess would like to extend a warm invitation to everyone in Chadbourn and the surrounding areas to come out and support them, the contestants, and the pageant committee on the 6th of May at 6:30 pm at West Columbus High School for the 85th NC Strawberry Festival Scholarship Pageant. The NC Strawberry Festival Pageant Committee would like to say thank you to all of the visiting queens and festivals who travel from all over the state every year to be a part of our beloved festival.
The 2016 Contestants
Standing L to R: Queen Contestants Maya Campbell & Emily Dorsch, Princess Contestants: Jaelyn Norris & Emily Snipes
Seated L to R: 2015 Queen Tara Ward & 2015 Princess Brinkley Collier