Pageant SashesThe 2018 Miss, Junior Miss, and Little Miss Macoupin County Fair Queen Pageant will be held on Wednesday, June 27th at 7:00 p.m. during the 166th Macoupin County Fair.

Pageant Rules

Reigning Royalty

Colleen Nichols2017 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.




Braylee Gilmore2017 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.





Lyla Brown

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.





Past Royalty

Hannah Ruffatto2016 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.





Releigh Dunlap

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.




Victoria Collins

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!