(Canton, IL) -- The Queen of Friendship Pageant for the Canton Friendship Festival is now less than two weeks from taking place. Tara Sigrist is one of the twelve contestants that will take part in the pageant. Sigrist says that she knew she would make new friends by participating in the pageant. Sigrist is the daughter of Tim and Holly Sigrist. She will finish up her last semester at Canton High School in the fall. The Queen of Friendship Pageant will be taking place on Saturday, August 9th and will be held in the Canton High School Auditorium.