East Texas Yamboree Queen & Lady-in-Waiting Scholarships

The East Texas Yamboree Association always wants to give back to our young woman who raise money during our queen’s race. We do that in the form of scholarships. Each participant will receive a percentage back of what she raises during the queen’s race to further her education.

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2024 Yamboree Public Speaking Contest

2024 Yamboree Public Speaking ContestChairperson- Andrea Shafershafera@ugisd.org YAMBOREE PREPARED PUBLIC SPEAKING CONTEST RULES October 15, 2024 Gilmer High School Entries DUE BY October 1, 2024 Entry Fee: $15.00 1. Entry Fee: Entries must be made on an official Prepared Public Speaking Entry form and signed by the AST/CEA overseeing the contestant and his/her speech. 2.…

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Yamboree Yam-Cam & Livestock Events Live Shows

Going to be out of town during the Yamboree? Work going to keep you from seeing the parades? Going to miss the livestock shows and sales this year? Now you can watch it all on your smartphone or home computer without missing a beat. Live Down Town Yam Cams Sponsored by

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All – Service Club Luncheon

Sponsored by Austin Bank Thursday, October 19th, 11:45 a.m. Doors Open at 11:15 a.m. $20 in advance, $25 at the door Yamboree Event Center 181 Bob Glaze Rd, Gilmer, TX Janice Gage, Chairperson Tammy Whitehurst is a speaker and author sharing how to live life kicked up a notch. She has been featured on Moody…

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87th East Texas Yamboree Parade Marshal –

Kimbrelyn (Kim) Austin Kimbrelyn (Kim) Austin will serve as Grand Marshal of the 87th annual Yamboree Queen’s Parade. Austin is a Gilmer native who recently retired and moved back to her hometown. A past Yamboree Association board member, she designed many Yamboree gowns and pageant costumes through the years and also assisted with the pageants…

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Handmade Craft Show Contest

Handmade Craft Show ContestSponsored by Tefteller Law Firm CATEGORIES DIVISONS Youth (ages 5 through 17) NO ENTRY FEE Amateur Adult (ages 18 and up) NO ENTRY FEE Advanced Adults (ages 18 and up) NO ENTRY FEE Divisions are chosen at the discretion of the chairperson or judges. AWARDS 1st place $10.00 2nd place $8.00 3rd…

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East TexasYamboree Livestock Show Schedule

Dairy, Swine, Broiler, RabbitBeef, Steer, Goat, Floral & Horticultural, and Shop Project Junior Livestock Show 2024 EAST TEXAS YAMBOREE LIVESTOCK SCHEDULE Gilmer, Texas Wednesday, October 16 Broiler Sifting & Show…………………………………………………………………….7:00 a.m. Rabbit Check-in, Sift and Show……………………………………………………….11:00 a.m. Market Swine Weigh-in…………………………………………………………………….4:00 p.m. Shop Project Check-in ……………………………………………………………………5:00 p.m. Thursday, October 17 Swine Show………………………………………………………………………….. ………..8:30 a.m. Goat Weigh-in………………………………………………………………………………..12:00…

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