Junior Abraham Lincoln Look Alike Competition


Photo courtesy of: Abraham

Lincoln Presidential Library and



It's the JUNIOR Abraham Lincoln Look Alike Competition at the

Decatur Celebration!

Boys, it's your chance to be Abe Lincoln. The Junior Abraham Lincoln Look Alike Competition is at this year's Decatur Celebration. It's easy to enter. Fill out the application below and submit. The contest is open to the first 25 boys, ages 6 to 12 years old. Entrants will ride in the Decatur Celebration Parade on Saturday the 8th and the contest is on Sunday the 9th.

The event is Sunday, August 9th at 2pm at the Kid's Stage (East Main and Water Streets). This stage is sponsored by Tate & Lyle, Cub Foods and Bodine Electric.

The first 25 boys who enter and meet the qualifications will meet at 1:30 behind the stage.

You must dress in full Lincoln attire (Abe at any age, with or without beard) and will be judged by your clothing, personality and communications.

First place will receive a $200 savings bond and plaque, second place a $100 savings bond and plaque and third place a $50 savings bond and plaque. Savings bonds are courtesy of Mueller Company. All 25 participants will receive ribbons.

Deadline entry is August 3rd, 2009

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