Congratulation to the 2016 Bucyrus Bratwurst Festival Queen Cayte Pojman! First runner up is Desiree Sharp (left) and Second runner up is Kayleigh Seiber (right).

View the local news articles: Cayte Pojman is Bratwurst Festival Queen - Telegraph- Forum; If you mustache - Cayte Pojman is the Bratwurst Festival Queen - Crawford County Now




It’s time again to begin the search for the new Bratwurst Festival Royalty! On behalf of the festival board and the reigning court, we are thrilled to extend this invitation to you!

What is involved?

The Queen and Court will reign for a period of one year. They will have the opportunity to travel, learn about other communities in Ohio, meet many new friends, and gain experience speaking in public as they share with others information about our festival.

Open to all girls living in Crawford County
Download an application today!

Applications Are Also Available at:

  • Bucyrus Public Library
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • All local High Schools
  • BF Office

Application deadline: June 6, 2016
If you have any questions contact
Sheila Nickum at 419.562.6595

Meet the 2016 Queen's Pageant Candidates


  • Kayleigh Seiber Kayleigh Seiber Kayleigh is the daughter of Michelle Ashely and will be a Senior in the fall at Bucyrus High School.
  • Kaleigh Swalley Kaleigh Swalley Kaleigh is the daughter of Amy Swalley. She is a 2016 graduate of Wynford High School.
  • Emmelia Bloomfield Emmelia Bloomfield Emmelia is the daughter of Craig and Diana Bloomfield and will be a junior this fall at Bucyrus High School.
  • Desiree Sharp Desiree Sharp Desiree is the daughter of Brad & Kristie Sharp and will be a junior this fall at Colonel Crawford High School.
  • Cayte Pojman Cayte Pojman Catherine is the daughter of Paul & Justine Moodespaugh and is a 2016 graduate of Bucyrus High school.

Cayte Pojman

Desiree Sharp

Emmelia Bloomfield

Kaleigh Swalley

Kayleigh Seiber


Be a part of the excitement at the 2016 Bucyrus Bratwurst Festival!

Special thanks goes to the following supporters of the Queen's Pageant:
Carle's Market for sponsoring the $1,000.00 Queen's Scholarship and the Queen's Copper Kettle
Photos courtesy of Klontz Photography

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