The 2019 Ripley 4th of July Pageant will be held on May 18 at Ripley High School. The doors will open at 6:00 and the pageant will begin at 6:30.

Areas of competition include - personal interview, introduction, and evening gown. The miss contestants will also compete in promotional event which is a 30-45 second promotional commercial about the Ripley 4th of July festival.

All winners will participate in the parade and the week long festivities.

The miss queen will go on to represent at the 2020 West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pageant and Convention in January in Charleston.

Samantha Border, daughter of Andy and Lisa Border of Ripley, is Miss Ripley Fourth of July 2018. She is a student at Duquesne University in Pittsburg.