Lil’ Miss Annie Oakley and Lil’ Mister Buffalo Bill Pageant Contestants Wanted

2022 Miss Annie Oakley and Mister Buffalo Bill Contestants

The Annie Oakley Committee is on the search for the next Lil’ Miss Annie Oakley and Lil’ Mister Buffalo Bill. Come join the 2022 Miss Annie Oakley on stage to show off your spectacular and creative costumes and answer some super fun questions! 

The pageant will be held on Wednesday, July 26 and at 5 pm at the Miss Annie Oakley shooting area next to the south show arena at the Darke County Fair Grounds. Registration will open at 4 pm and will close prior to the start of the pageant. The required age is 3-5 years old on or before July 26. Contestants can find an application and more information at

The committee would like to extend a huge thank you to the J&M Ranch Inc. for sponsoring this event and covering all entry fees! They would also like to thank the Trails and Tails 4-H Club for donating their time to plan, prepare and run this event. 

Please contact Madison Werner for more information at