FAIRGROVE, MI — The Michigan Bean Festival and Michigan Bean Commission are seeking applicants for the 69th Michigan Bean Queen contest. Applicants must be a high school graduate and a single female between the ages of 17 and 22.
The newly-crowned Michigan Bean Queen will recieve a $1,250 scholarship for college as well as a plaque, sash and official photograph. The 2017 Bean Queen will be required to attend a minimum of 10 events throughout the year representing the Michigan Dry Bean Industry.
For more information or for an application, visit the Michigan Bean Festival website, www.michiganbeanfestival.com. The deadline for applications is Saturday, July 22, 2017.