Groves Pecan Festival

2019 Queen’s Scholarship Pageant


***21 DAYS TO GO***


Sign-up for this year’s 2019 Groves Pecan Festival Queen’s Scholarship Pageant began on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 and end on Friday, July 12, 2019 at noon. Girls ages 3 years to 12th grade may pick up applications at the Groves Chamber of Commerce office. Completed applications and the registration fee, which is $65.00, will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. Each category will be limited to 15 contestants. Once the category is filled, we will continue to take applications for alternates. Categories go by grade. This year’s pageant will be held on Saturday, September 21st.


To be eligible to be a contestant in the Groves Pecan Festival Pageant, you must either:

Reside within the Groves City limits; or

Attend any school in Groves; or

Be zoned to attend a school in Groves.


Contestants in the Queen’s Division will compete for the following scholarship amounts:


Queen - $1,000.00 Scholarship

1st Runner-up - $750.00 Scholarship

2nd Runner-up - $500.00 Scholarship 


REMINDER: Applications must be picked up and returned completed with registration fees by noon on Friday, July 12, 2019 to the Groves Chamber of Commerce office. 

No late applications will be accepted.


For further information call the Groves Chamber of Commerce at (409) 962-3631. The Chamber office is located at 4399 Main Ave.


P.S. With the exception of a Hurricane, nothing is going to stop us from holding the Pageant this year.

As of Friday, June 21th: Apps PICKED UP - 46  Apps TURNED IN - 22

ATTENTION: 2019 Pecan Queen's Scholarship Pageant sign-up update by category from May 1 - June 21, 2019):

Queen (10th - 12th grade) - 1
Princess (8th - 9th grade) - 4
Jr. Miss (6th - 7th grade) - 2
Countess (4th - 5th grade) - 2
Duchess (2nd - 3rd grade) - 4
Little Miss (K - 1st grade) - 4
Petite Miss (3 yrs. - PK) - 5

Applications must be picked up and returned completed with registration fee ($65.00) by noon on Friday, July 12, 2019 to the Groves Chamber of Commerce office at 4399 Main Ave. *No late applications will be accepted.*


Thursday, October 24thSunday, October 27th 
Reed Exposition Midway’s will once again
be this year’s Pecan Festival Carnival.
For more information call
The Chamber office at (409) 962-3631
Sign-up for this year’s pageant will begin on
Wednesday, May 1st through Friday, July 12th 
at the Groves Chamber office, 4399 Main Ave. 
Date of Pageant is Saturday, September 21st 
For more information call the 
Chamber office at (409) 962-3631
The Groves Pecan Festival Board of Directors
would like to invite anyone interested in 
VOLUNTEERING with this year’s festival
to physically come by the Groves Chamber 
office at 4399 Main Ave., and supply your 
name and phone number. 
The 2019 Groves Pecan Festival Parade
We have moved the 2019 festival parade from October 26th
to Saturday, September 28th so that we can have the
Port Neches - Groves Indian Band
to perform in this year's 50th Anniversary Festival parade.



                                               Congrataltions to

                         Groves Chamber of Commerce

                                       2019 Mother of the Year

                                       Bevin Frakes


Groves Cafe & Coffee Bar and Domino's Pizza
OWNER: Scott & Tina Legendre  and  Manager: George Geisel
2017 Groves Pecan Queen’s Scholarship Pageant Winner
Katelee Nicole Zampini
For more results, go to the Groves Pecan Pageant Page