2019 Yorkfest Royalty Nomination

  • Each year The York Chamber of Commerce selects an outstanding man and woman to serve as Yorkfest King and Queen. They will reign over the event on September 5-8, 2019. Candidates should be: * A resident of the City of York. * Be at least 40 years old. * Have a proven record of outstanding community work either through their occupation and/or volunteer work. * Available to be a part of the event September 5 – 8, 2019. This along with PeeWee Pet contest at the York County Fair and the Holiday Festival (November 21) are the only time commitments we ask of the Yorkfest Royalty. Royalty are welcome to seek out more events to participate in but this is not required. * The Chamber Ambassador Chairperson will contact you to ask if candidate wishes to be notified of Ambassador events. Participation is optional and not required. * Coronation will be Thursday, September 5 on Nebraska Avenue and 6th Street, between 5-7pm. Royalty Luncheon will be Friday, September 6 at noon 12pm at the York Area Senior Center. Grand Parade will be Saturday, September 7 morning.
  • Royalty shirts are Nike Dry-Fit Polo Shirts and they run small
  • All candidates are contacted by our office. We inform them of the nomination, let them know the scope of "duties" if selected, and ask if they accept the nomination.