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2017 Queen Contest & 2016 Queens

The purpose of the Reading Fair Queen is to promote the Reading Fair, including its history and community impact, while educating the public about the local agricultural industry and strengthening the relationships among youth and adults in both rural and urban settings.

CONTEST DATE: Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 4pm, Berks County Ag Center


Sunday, August 6th to Saturday, August 12th, 2017


Please mail COMPLETE application to Contest Chairperson by June 1, 2017

Jaimie Reinhard 

3440 Pricetown Road 

Fleetwood, PA 19522 


Reading Fair Queen Application 2017

2016 Reading Fair Queen

Lindsey Zimmerman

Lindsey is the 18 year old daughter of Charles & Elisha Zimmerman of Mohrsville. Her participation at the Reading Fair has included showing her dairy beef and dairy cows, as well as handing out award ribbons as a Dairy Ambassador. Lindsey enjoys reading, writing, painting and bowling and works on a dairy farm. She will be graduating from Schuylkill Valley High School in June, 2017. Lindsey was excited to serve as Reading Fair Queen because she likes to help spread awareness to the agriculture industry, especially with recent budget cuts.

2016 Reading Fair Queen Alternate

Morgan Krick

Morgan is the 18 year old daughter of Lynn & Sherrie Krick of Hamburg. She has been participating in the Reading Fair for 10 years as an exhibitor of dairy cows and hay and straw. Morgan has also helped set-up the Junior Grange displays at the fair. She enjoys showing her cows, promoting the dairy industry, and working at home on her family’s farm. Morgan is attending Delaware Valley University majoring in Agribusiness. She enjoyed discussing with fair goers about the agriculture industry, especially assuring them that the products they receive as a result of agriculture are safe.