Alex Highsmith -
Olympic Silver Medalist
Queen Azalea 2020
Allie Graziano- National Cherry Festival Queen
William F. Borer- Master Sergeant, U.S. Army [Ret.] Ex- P.O.W Korean War
2022 Queens Court
Azalea Festival Artist
Miss North Carolina 2021
Miss Moore County
Miss Emerald Ridge
Karie Grace Shields
Miss Queen City
Miss Randolph County
Sarah Beth Howard
2022 Keydet Escorts
Guests to Note
Each year the Azalea Festival highlights a few individuals as Official Invited Guests.
Stars, celebrities, and heroes alike – from afar and right here locally – are honored during Festival events.
The Festival has hosted the following notable guests (this is just a small sampling!):
Barbara Alyn Woods, Kevin Frazier, President Ronald Reagan, Adrian Wood
Also…Michael Jordan, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Chad Michael Murray, Hilarie Burton, and more!