In 2018 the Macoupin County Fair celebrated 60 years of hosting the Queen Pageant by asking the former Miss Macoupin County Fair Queens from the past 60 years to join us on pageant night.
2018 Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen, Anni Ibberson
Anni is the 19 year old daughter of Jim and LouAnn Ibberson of Virden. She graduated from North Mac High School in 2017 and currently attends Illinois College, majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry. Anni was the FFA public speaking district champion, a member of the Academic Honors Society at Illinois College and served as president of 4-H. After graduating from Illinois College, Anni plans to enroll in dental school and hopes to one day own her own dental practice.
2018 Junior Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen, Ryleigh Hunt
Ryleigh is the 13 year old daughter of Michelle & David Chingman and Dustin Hunt of Carlinville. She will be entering the 8th grade at Carlinville Middle School where she participates in cheerleading, volleyball, track and cross country. She enjoys writing her own stories, dancing and running. Her favorite fair food is the funnel cake and she loves to watch the demolition derby!
2018 Little Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen, Molly Carriker
Molly is the 6 year old daughter of Brad & Amber Carriker of Carlinville. She has blonde hair and blue eyes and will be entering the 2nd grade at Carlinville Primary School this fall. She has 1 brother, Kyle and 1 sister, Alyssa. When Molly grows up she wants to become a surgeon.
Congratulations to the
2018 Macoupin County Fair Royalty
2018 Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen – Anni Ibberson
1st Runner Up- Maya Marcacci
2nd Runner Up- Nina Moutrie
3rd Runner Up- Malissa Huddleston
4th Runner Up- Alexandra Casey
Miss Congeniality Mikka Davis
2018 Junior Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen – Ryleigh Hunt
1st Runner Up- Alissa Bennett
2nd Runner Up- Amelia Howell
3rd Runner Up- Acacia Dyer
4th Runner Up- Makenna Lutz
Miss Congeniality – Chloe Velasquez
2018 Little Miss Macoupin County Fair – Molly Carriker
1st Runner Up- Claire Vinyard
2nd Runner Up- Taylor Harding
3rd Runner Up- Madalyn Beasley
2017 Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen
Colleen Nichols is the 19 year old daughter of Daniel and Maureen Nichols of Girard. She graduated from North Mac High School in 2016 where she was an active member of the drama club, key club and science club. Colleen spends time volunteering with the Girard Chamber of Commerce, Girl Scouts and Midwest Missions. She recently graduated from the dental assistant program at Lincoln Land Community College and now serves as an Orthodontic Assistant.
2017 Junior Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen
Braylee Gilmore is the daughter of Michael and Robin Gilmore of Carlinville. She will be entering the 8th grade at Carlinville Middle School this fall. Braylee is actively involved in 4H where she served as a 2017 State Delegate. Braylee’s favorite fair food is the jumbo corn dog and enjoys watching the junior livestock shows.
2017 Little Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen
Lyla Brown is the 6 year old daughter of Jeff and Lori Brown of Carlinville. She will be entering the 1st grade at Carlinville Primary School this fall. Lyla is a member of Cross Church Cubbies, Girl Scouts and cheerleading club. When Lyla grows up she wants to become a veterinarian and a scientist.
2016 Miss Macoupin County Fair
Hannah Ruffatto is the daughter of Jack and Vonda Ruffatto of Plainview. She is a Carlinville High School Graduate and currently attends Southeast Missouri State University studying Healthcare Administration and Human Resource Management. She is an avid volunteer with Autism Speaks, Breast Cancer Fundraising, and Special Olympics.
2016 Junior Miss Macoupin County Fair
Releigh Dunlap is the daughter of Joe and Michele Miller and Chris and Jacinda Dunlap of Carlinville. She will be entering the 6th grade at Carlinville Middle School in the Fall of 2016. Her hobbies include dance, reading, and riding her bicycle. She also enjoys funnel cakes during the fair season.
2016 Little Miss Macoupin County Fair
Victoria Collins is the reigning Little Miss Macoupin County Fair for 2016. She is the daughter of Martin and Shannon Collins of Carlinville and will enter Kindergarten in the Fall of 2016 at Carlinville Primary School. She collects Barbie’s and loves cotton candy at the fair!