Prince & Princess Contest

What is the age range for the Prince and Princess Contest?

The age range for contestants is 4 to 6 years by 9/16/22

What is the deadline to enter?

Completed Contestant Entry Forms and contestant photographs must be submitted to a board member no later than 8/13/22.

Who should I contact if I have questions about the Prince and Princess Contest?

A meet and greet date is set 8/13/22 (10 a.m.-12 p.m.) at the Frankton Heritage Days Building to explain all rules and details. All questions about the Prince and Princess Contest should be directed to 765-635-4048 or email

Does the photograph of my child have to be a professional photo?

No, photographs of the contestant may be candid or professional.

***A date will be announced to have the Call Leader photograph court contestants.

Is there a contest entry fee for the Prince & Princess Contest?

No. Contest entry is free for all children who wish to enter.

Who can enter the Frankton Heritage Days Prince and Princess Contest?

The Prince and Princess Contest is open to all children ages 4 to 6 years by 9/16/22. Contestant must reside in Frankton or attend Frankton Elementary School. Former Princess/Prince is ineligible. Former contestants may enter again.

When is the crowning of the Prince and Princess?

The Prince and Princess winners will be announced and crowned on stage at the festival at 1 p.m. Sat. 9/17/22 (formal wear is expected). Each participant will receive a “goodie bag”.

Parade Participation:

All candidates are strongly encouraged to participate in the Heritage Days Parade with a personal float or vehicle acknowledging the candidate. (Candy CAN NOT be thrown during parade.)

When does voting begin and how do I collect votes?

Voting begins August 15, 2022. All funds are due to be turned in on September 10, 2022 10am-12pm at the Frankton Heritage Days Building. More details for how to vote/collect funds will be provided at the 8/13 meeting.

You can download the Prince & Princess Contest form and submit it through the mail by clicking the button below or you can fill out the digital form below.

Prince & Princess Form

Participant Name(Required)
Parent/Guardian Name(Required)
Does Parent/Guardian have Facebook?(Required)
*Informative meeting will require attendance for can and collections rules with all additional details.
*Application must be submitted prior to Aug. 13th, 2022. If you have any questions or concerns call 765-635-4048 or email

2022 Frankton Heritage Days 5K Fun Run

5k fun run

Date & Time: Saturday Sept. 17th @ 8:00 am

Registration: 7:15am @ Frankton Heritage Days Field, 8399 N 575 W Frankton, IN. Map of the race route will be posted on the festival's Facebook page.

Entry Fee: Pre-register $17.00 / Morning of event $20.00

Frankton Students pre-register $10.00 / Morning of event $15.00

Make Checks Payable to: Frankton Heritage Days

Mail Entry Form to:

Frankton Heritage Days

c/o P.O. Box 113

Frankton, IN 46044

Contact Info: Susan Hamby 765-425-9322 /

Age Divisions: 12 and under, 13-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-59, 60+

Awards: Everyone who pre-registers by Sept. 5th receives a T-shirt and prizes will be given for 1st place in each age category. For late registrations and registrations day of race, t-shirts not guaranteed available at the race and arrangements for pick up will need to be made.

Race Day Info: Course will be marked, water break at 1/2 way points, times given at each mile, and prizes will be awarded after the run. Time limit of 90 minutes for course.

5k Form

Age Division(Required)
Entry Type(Required)
T-Shirt Size(Required)

Is your shirt an XL or larger?(Required)
**A $2 surcharge will be added if "Yes"
Payment Method*
Supported Credit Cards: MasterCard, Visa