It is time to register for the Miss
Muscadine Pageant. This is the third year for the pageant that is
held each year a few weeks before the National Muscadine Festival in
The pageant will be held at Sweetwater
Elementary School-Broad Street on 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Early registration
deadline is Aug. 9.
Application final deadline is Aug. 30.
Please submit a digital headshot via disc or email to
email@example.com. This shot will be published in the pageant
program and used to judge the Most Photogenic category.
BASE REGISTRATION FEE: Early
Registration fee: $40 (if paid by Aug. 9) with late registration fee $60.
DUTIES: The winner will be required to
make several appearances throughout the festival weekend (Sept.
28-29) during the National Muscadine Festival in Sweetwater. The
winner is asked to participate in the ceremonies.
AGE: All contestants must be a
currently enrolled freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior in high
school on the day of the pageant.
JUDGES' INTERVIEW: Each contestant
must sit before a panel of judges for a five-minute interview.
Interview/professional attire is required.
OPENING ROUTINE: Each contestant will
be required to learn a short choreographed routine to open the show
and introduce herself. Each must wear black crop yoga pants extending
past the knee and a brightly colored solid T-shirt in which to
perform a group routine.
CASUAL WEAR: Each contestant shall
display her personality and poise through her selection of a casual
outfit, in which she will be required to perform a stage walk.
FORMAL WEAR: Each contestant must have
a formal dress that reflects her personality and style. It will also
be worn for the on-stage question and for crowning of the queen.
EXTRA COMPETITION EVENT:
These events are optional and have no
effect on the overall winner.
MOST PHOTOGENIC: Based on the submitted
digital photo and decided by judges prior to initial interview. To
compete in this additional category, please add $20 to the
registration fee. The winner of this award will receive a photo
session by Doodle B Photography, which includes photo session, 11x14,
8x10, 5x7, 16 wallets and a CD of all photos taken.
ADMISSION: Adults- $10 Students, $5
Children, 3 and under free.
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