Marilyn Monroe Look-a-like Contest 2019 Entry Form

Join in the excitement and celebration on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at The Monterey Fairgrounds as The Artichoke Festival proudly presents an ALL NEW EVENT. In honor of the 60th Anniversary of the festival and our first ever Artichoke Queen Norma Jeane Mortenson, a.k.a. Marilyn Monroe we are extending an open invitation to everyone to participate in a MARILYN MONROE LOOK ALIKE CONTEST. Proceeds will be donated to charity, Ag Against Hunger as well as the winning contestant. So dress your best to impress or just come and support those who will! Remember the festival supports local charities and communities each year! Be a part of the celebration and support!

Saturday, June 1, 2019 | Contestant Sign In 10:30-11:30am. | Judging at High Noon.
All contestants must be 18 years or older with valid I.D.
$10 Pre-Registration (Deadline is May 24th)
$15 Day of Contest
CASH PRIZE to be determined
Pay entry fee online or make checks payable to Castroville Artichoke Festival, Inc.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Contestant Sign In 10:30-11:30 pm.
Judging at High Noon.
All contestants must be 18 years or older with valid I.D.
$10 Pre-Registration (Deadline is May 24th)
$15 Day of Contest
CASH PRIZE to be determined
Pay entry fee online or make checks payable to Castroville Artichoke Festival, Inc.
Mail completed form WITH payment to:
PO Box 1041, Castroville, CA 95012

Marilyn Monroe Contest Registration

  • I hereby certify that I agree to hold harmless Castroville Artichoke Festival, Inc, Monterey County Fair & Event Center, their members, volunteers affiliates, or facilities of loss, damage, and/or injury resulting from the above event. I agree that any photo(s) taken during the event or during the festival or subsequent festival events may be used for promotional purposes by Castroville Artichoke Festival, Inc., and or its affiliates. Following the Saturday judging, the winner must be available for weekend promotional photo ops Saturday and Sunday. I also agree to abide by all criminal and civil laws of the state of California. Infringement of these laws and/or creating an atmosphere that is unsafe for event organizers, attendees, and/or participants will be cause for disqualification. Violators will be asked to leave and may forfeit future participation.
  • Price: $10.00

Rules and Regulations

  • Must be 18 with valid I.D.
  • No swimsuits
  • Participants agree to act in a professional manner. This is a family event
  • Judging and award decisions are final
  • Nudity & lewd behavior is prohibited
  • Participation is not a guarantee of winning
  • All participants must sign the liability waiver
  • Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival employees, committee, and board members, and their families are not eligible to participate
  • Finalists will receive an entry wristband
  • Finalists gather at service road behind main stage
  • Following the Saturday judging, the winner must be available for weekend promotional photo ops Saturday and Sunday.