A new Gillespie County Fair Queen and her court will be crowned on Friday night as part of the 127th Gillespie County Fair.
Six girls are vying for the title of 2016 Gillespie County Fair Queen.
The pageant to crown the new queen and duchesses gets underway at 7 p.m. on Friday night in front of the grandstand at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds.
Contestants and their parents include:
•Jaleigh Brown, daughter of Jason Brown and Jennifer McAfee Brown.
•Callie Eckhardt, daughter of Daniel and Sheila Eckhardt.
•Marah Graef, daughter of Carissa Staats and Nathan Graef.
•Julie Krebs, daughter of William and Mary Krebs.
•Rachel Rothermel, daughter of Kathy Rothermel and Peter Rothermel.
•Mckayla Wade, daughter of Steve and Crystil Wade.
Serving as master of ceremonies for the pageant will be Leland Geistweidt.