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Lil Abe & Sarah and Family Costume Contest

October 7, 2023 @ 10:30 AM 11:00 AM EDT

Saturday, October 7 at 10:30 a.m.

Main Stage, Lincoln Square

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Little Sarah: Open to all girls in the following divisions: Ages 3-6, Ages 7-10

Little Abe: Open to all boys in the following divisions: Ages 3-6, Ages 7-10

Best Costumed Family Group: Open to any family, with at least three (3) members dressed in pioneer or antebellum costumes.


Each participant must submit with their application a 3 x 5 index card with a brief description of their costume and/or props.

Please staple the card to this application form.

All contestants are encouraged to use props such as books, dolls, etc. to give their costumes period authenticity.

All entrants receive a participatory ribbon.

Prizes are as follows:

First Place: Little Abe and Little Sarah: $50 cash prize plus sash

Best Costume Family Group – $50.00

First Place winners will ride on a float in the Lincoln Days Parade on Saturday, October 7.

Entry forms can be downloaded here.

Questions, call (270) 358-8710.


Main Stage

Lincoln Square
Hodgenville, Kentucky 42748 United States
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