Rajah Shrine Circus, in cooperation with Hamid Circus Productions, Inc. are sponsoring a "Johnny Rockett Look-alike Contest" as part of the 2019 Rajah Shrine Circus to be held at the Hamburg Field House on March 6 – 10, 2019.
The contest will have 2 groups of competitors, age 3 – 11 and 12 & up. Contestants will dress like Johnny Rockett, renown circus performer with Hamid Circus, in his performance costume, including his spiked hair and accessories.
Links to the entry form, Rules & Regulations and contestant photo use consent forms are on the right menu. All entrants are asked to print the entry form and photo consent form and to send at least three (3) color photos with contestant's name, age (specifying age category of 3 - 11 or 12 & up,) address, phone numbers, parental permission if under 18 years of age, email address and consent form.
Please return entries by email to: email@example.com OR by U.S. Mail to: Rajah Shrine, PO Box 40, Blandon, PA 19510. Contest entries must be submitted and postmarked by midnight, Thursday, February 21, 2019 to be accepted, NO exceptions.
All entries will be viewed by a panel of judges, who will pick the 5 best contestant photos in each age category. Five (5) contest finalists in each category will be notified by U.S. Mail prior to Friday, March 1st, 2019 and will receive one (1) admission ticket for the contestant finalist and four (4) additional tickets for family and/or friends.
Contestant finalists will report to the Hamburg Field House, 123 South 4th Street, Hamburg, PA 19526 (rear of Hamburg Fire Company) by 6:00 PM on Thursday, March 7th to meet the celebrity judges prior to the start of the circus at 7 PM. At intermission of the circus the contestants will appear in costume with each contestant being introduced and the winners being announced prior to the start of the second half of the circus.
Johnny Rockett, assisted by Ringmaster Peter Sturgis and members of the Rajah Shrine Circus Committee will announce the winners and present the prize packages.
Winners in each category will receive a prize package consisting of a $100.00 gift card and 4 tickets to the 2020 Rajah Shrine Circus and be invited to participate with Johnny Rockett on Sunday, March 11, 2019 at the 1 PM show for the younger winner category and at 5:30 show for the older age category winner.
The contest winners in each category will be shown on the Rajah Shrine website after internal judging and pictures of contest winners will be featured after the announcement at the circus on Thursday, March 7th, 2019.