Entries are being accepted for the Miss Heart of Arkansas Pageant and the Grills & Gowns Barbecue Contest, May 3, at the Lonoke County Fairgrounds at Lonoke.
Entry forms and rules are available online at http://lonokecountyseniors.com/
Barbecue competition gate opens 6 a.m. for contestants; judging begins 3 p.m. Awards in Champion, Reserve Champion, Best Ribs, Best Chicken, and People’s Choice Award. Competition is open to all skill levels - backyard cooks to pros.
For more information on the barbecue contest call Ronnie Evans, 501-412-5087; or Sharon Anderson, 501-676-6971
Miss Heart of Arkansas Pageant will be May 3, at the Lonoke County Fairgrounds. Age groups: 0-12 months, 13-23 months, 2-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years, 10-12 years, 13-15 years, 16-20 years; categories are Beauty and Overall Appearance.
in Baby, Youth, Preteen, Teens and Miss divisions.The Miss Heart of Arkansas pageant is a benefit pageant in combination with Grills and Crowns, a benefit event to support the Lonoke County Council on Aging, Meals on Wheels Program.
For more information on the Pageant callt: Wayne Hamric 501-438-1006; Beth Moore 501-231-4116; Tara Brewer 501-580-2412; Yvonne Petrus 501-231-5226; Sharon Anderson 501-676-6971; Ronnie Evans 501-412-5087; Beth Jacks 501-454-9228.
Deadline in each event, for mail-in entries is April 25; deadline for pay-in-person is May 2.
Proceeds to support the Lonoke County Council on Aging Meals-on-Wheels program.