Mr. Illinois Bear Contest 2017, April 21

CHICAGO — It’s time for the Mr. Illinois Bear Contest!

Deadline to compete is April 14th. Email the application to

Titles Awarded:
Mr. Illinois Bear
Mr. Illinois Cub
Mr. Illinois Bear Hunter

The winners will go on to represent Illinois at the North American Bear Contest in Lexington, Ky. In February 2018.

For the full schedule, go to The Illinois Eagle.