The Clay County Golden Delicious Festivals holds a variety of pageants showcasing a variety of talented females. For more information on each of our pageants and to apply, visit the individual pageant pages.


Clint & Robin Salyers, owners of Back Road Relics, and Signature Signs & Graphics – Official Sponsors of Pageant T-Shirt, Tote Bag, and Queen’s Magnetic Signs

Teresa Davis

Mike Asbury

David Holcomb

Morgan Triplett

Roger Hanshaw

Hair Crew

Crazy Daizy’s

Pat Morris

Magistrate Jeff Rider

E.L. Robinson

Jim Samples

Josh Adkins

Rene’s Fabric & Gift Shop

Lori Suite Custom Graphics

Clay County Sheriff’s Department

Trooper Eric Workman Foundation

Josh Nine-Nine’s Barber Shop

Pierson Lumber, Inc.

Holcomb Sanitation

Carol’s Crossroads Best

Burnsville Docks

Connie’s Restaurant

Morton Excavating

Cunningham Motors

Upper Cut Salon

4M Excavating

Jeanie’s Real Estate


The Clay County Golden Delicious Festival is a four-day heritage celebration of the birthplace of the golden delicious apple. Since 1973, the Golden Delicious Festival has taken place the 3rd weekend of September and features multiple pageants for all ages, live music, food, and rides.

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