2017 Austin County Fair Queen and Court

Kaylin Krebs, Kelsye Craft, Meghan Hein, Aunnika Wittner, Miranda Josey, Cheyenne Bush, Gabrielle Eskew



1990 Kim Kenjura

1991 Michelle Marshall

1992 Lanessa Bales

1993 Sarah Blume

1994 Lindsey Wehring (Hudson)

1995 Kortney Thibodeaux (Novinske)

1996 Cara Turner

1997 Catherine Castillo (Mikeska)

1998 Amanda Lange

1999 Lauren Hagen

2000 Megan Herzog

2001 Emily Butts

2002 Wendy Via

2003 Meagan Michalke

2004 Hannah Oldag

2005 Michelle Hajdik

2006 Meghan Wood

2007 Samantha Payton

2008 Bethany Arndt

2009 Courtney Venghaus

2010 Mary Marek

2011 Sheyanne Bustos

2012 Samantha Voigt

2013 Gloria Whitmore

​2014 Bailey Blezinger

2015 Marlee Chandler

2016 Paige Schultz

2017 Aunnika Wittner

1927 Gladys Engelking

1958 Lane Kucera (Gossler)

1959 Penny Gosler

1965 Kay Allen

1966 Janet Volkman

1967 Judith Holdt

1968 Brenda Tesch

1969 Connie Hein

1970 Ronda Sens (Landers)

1971 Donna Pilcik (Rolater)

1972 Rita Volkman

1973 Patti Pfeffer

1974 Marlyn Weiss

1975 Nancy Jankowski

1976 Alisa Stephens (Taylor)

1977 Mollie Murphey (Arndt)

1978 Cindy Tuttle

1979 Helen Chickering

1980 Jane Demny

1981 Deanna Zaruba

1982 Jana Arthur

1983 Julie Reyes

1984 Deborah Stolarski

1985 Shawn Demny

1986 Gina Nichols

1987 Susie Fick

1988 Mindy McCluskey

1989 Melissa Klekar (Shinn)

Queens Contest

Candidates for Austin County Fair Queen will be asked to attend our orientation meeting listed below. We are requesting all candidates bring their application and signed consent form to the meeting in order to receive their packet. A candidate must be 15 years of age, single, a resident of Austin County or enrolled as a student in a school district in Austin County. She must be of good conduct, not on probation or scholastic probation.  

Sponsorship fee for a candidate is $125.00. Any business, organization or individual may sponsor a candidate.  


An orientation meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 16st at 6 p.m. at the Austin County Fair Office.  Candidates may begin selling tickets after the meeting; no pre-sale of Passports to Fun or season tickets are allowed!  Candidates are required to sell at least $1,500.00 worth of admission tickets.


The Austin County Fair Queen and Ticket Queen will each receive a scholarship of $2,000.00 upon entering college or a career school. Fair Queen Runner-Up and Ticket Queen Runner-Up will each receive a $1,500.00 scholarship. In addition, all girls who sell over $2,500.00 worth of tickets will receive a $50.00 gift.


The Austin County Fair Queen is an official representative of the Fair, and shall act as hostess at all fair functions. She is also designated as a representative of Austin County to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. 


The Fair Queen Pageant will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2018 in the Austin County Fair Convention and Expo Center.