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2012 Miss Shrimp Festival Rehearsals

Contestants accepted until April 10th for the Miss Shrimp Festival pageant. Rehearsals are held at the Bean School of Dance in Fernandina.

2012 Miss Shrimp Festival RehearsalsFernandina Beach, FL – Contestant rehearsals for the Miss Shrimp Festival 2012 Scholarship Pageant, sponsored by the Hampton Inn & Suites, Amelia Island, “Historic Harbor Front Hotel”, are now being held weekly on Sunday afternoons from 3 to 5:00 pm at the Bean School of Dance, 25 North 3rd Street in Fernandina Beach. Contestants will be accepted until April 10, 2012 and are requested to bring the completed application and participation agreement to your first rehearsal.

The pageant winner will be awarded a $1,000 Scholarship during the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival on Friday evening, May 4, 2012. The pageant is open to high school level juniors and seniors attending public, private, alternative or home schools. Eligible participants must reside in Nassau County, but may attend high school in another county. The 4-part application packet may be downloaded from

If you would like to participate and/or you have any questions, please call Barbara Book, Pageant Director/Choreographer at 904-583-1770, or Sandy Price, Shrimp Festival Executive Director at 904-206-0756 or via email at Please leave a message with your phone number if the call is answered by voice mail.

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