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Mullet Madness Competition

Rock out with your mullet out at the Maryland State Fair! Show off your luscious locks in our inaugural Mullet Madness Competition, Sponsored By Guinness Baltimore Blonde Lager!

The entry fee is $25 and includes admission for the competitor and one other person into the fair on the day of the competition.

How it Works

  1. Enter online using your best glamour shots of your beautiful mane by August 15, 2024. 
  2.  All entrants will receive two emailed admission tickets to attend the event. 
  3. A committee will whittle the competition down to the cream of the crop, who will be invited on stage as the finalists. The finalists will be notified by August 16, 2024 at 5pm. 
  4.  Arrive on competition day, ready to strut the runway on the Free Stage, Sponsored by Maryland Lottery and T-Mobile


Prizes will be awarded in every age group!

1st Place Prize: $300 and a medal
2nd Place Prize: $200 and a medal
3rd Place Prize: $100 and a medal

Most Maryland Mullet: $100 and a trophy bowl

Age Groups

Youth (17 and under)

Middle of the Road (18-49)

Over the Hill (50+)

Rules and Entry

Please read the rules and regulations for the competition before submitting an application. Also learn about how each contestant will be judged!


Maryland State Fair & Agricultural Society, Inc., thank you for your contribution to our non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. Your generous gift will help us to provide agricultural education to youth and the public throughout Maryland and surrounding states, and to give support to the agriculture industry for its future. We could not continue our mission without you!

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