2017 Bay Port Festival
Prince & Princess

1. Contestants must  live in the Sebewaing, Caseville or Fairhaven areas or attend/ have attended Elkton- Pigeon-Bay Port Laker Schools.

2. Applicants must be between 6-8 years of age at the time of the festival

3.  Candidates must complete the application form.

4. The candidates are required to attend an interview.

5. During the interview,  judges, from outside the community, will ask the candidates a series of questions. The candidates will be judged by their responses to these questions. There will be at least 3, but no more than 5 judges.

6. The Prince & Princess will be required on the Chamber float in several area parades as follows:


Bay Port Fish Sandwich Festival (August 2017)


Elkton Autumn Fest, September (Labor Day Weekend 2017)


Michigan Sugar Festival (June 2018)


Pigeon Farmer's Festival (July 2018)

7. If the Prince & Princess are unable to obtain transportation to the  parades, or they are unable to attend for any reason, they are responsible for      contacting the president of the chamber to discuss alternatives.                                 

8. The Prince & Princess will be required to crown their successors in the following year

9. The Prince & Princess will be required to work under the fish tent for at least 3 hours on Saturday, August 5th

10. The Prince & Princess will be required to be on the festival grounds and available on Sunday, August 6th.