Your 2018 Rhody Royalty
We are simply too excited to wait until next year to announce the 2019 Rhododendron Festival Theme!
So, here it is, drumroll please…the 2019 Rhody Festival Theme is: “The Greatest Rhody”!
The 2019 Rhody Royalty Scholarship Candidates are: PTHS Sophomore Kaylee Krajewski, JCS Sophomore Mary Neville, and
PTHS Jr. Ellienne Thornton. The candidates will have pin boards out the week of December 17th so you can purchase a pin BEFORE
Christmas this year! What a wonderful stocking stuffer!!!
Our candidates are required to sell pins to expand their contact with the community and to raise funds for the
festival. Each candidate must sell pins totaling $800 by Feb. 4th to qualify for the next phase of the scholarship
competition. The cost for a Patron pin is $10 and a booster pin is $5.
We are still taking applications for the 2019 Queen’s Court and Jr. Royalty. Queen’s Court is open to all 7th-9th
grade students in East Jefferson County and the application can be downloaded from our website, www.rhodyfestival.org.
The Jr. Royalty is open to all 1st grade students in East Jefferson County and the application is at the elementary schools of Port
Townsend, Chimacum, Quilcene and Brinnon. These applications are due Dec. 21st to be considered for next year’s
The 2019 Rhododendron Festival Coronation will be held on February 9th, 2019.
The Rhody Festival is celebrated annually the 3rd full weekend of May.
Thank you all for your support and we look forward to another exciting year!
Queen’s Court Applications Due 12/21.