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Friday, July 1, 2022 – West Union, WV

Contestant Schedule (Tentative)

Doddridge County High School Auditorium West Union, WV


The Ephraim Bee Festival is a member of the WV Association of Fairs & Festivals. We will be sending this year's Queen Bee to Charleston in January for the 2022 WV Fairs & Festivals Pageant. If you're interested in entering the Ephraim Bee Festival Queen & Teen Bee Pageants, please download the application at the bottom of the page and return to Cindy Welch. If you have any questions, contact Cindy at 304.669.8543,, or to

Queen division - ages 16-21 as of January 1, 2023
Teen division - ages 13-16 as of January 1, 2023

JUDGING INFORMATION: There are 4 categories that will be judged by a panel of judges to determine the titleholders.


Personal Interview - Three minute interview, panel judging. Attire: Stylish career wear, job interview outfit.


Event Promo - On stage, 30 second promotion of Ephraim Bee Festival. Attire: Festival t-shirt, jeans, and sneakers or flats.


On-Stage Interview - Queen contestant interview will include one bio question and one fishbowl question. Teen contestant interview will include one bio question.

Evening Gown Competition - On stage modeling of your evening gown.


Application and a copy of documentation for age verification (driver’s license,

birth certificate, student ID) due not later then June 27, 2022.

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