Registration open for Miss Merry Christmas and Christmas Prince Pageant
Special to SVLfreenew.com
Entries are now being accepted for the 5th Annual Miss Merry Christmas and Christmas Prince Pageant that will be held on Saturday, November 10, at 10:30 a.m. in the auditorium at West Iredell High School. The entry deadline is 5 p.m. on Friday, November 9.
This is a sanctioned preliminary for the Little Miss and Teen Miss North Carolina Pageant in which the winners and participants have the option to compete at the state competition next summer.
The age divisions in the pageant are:
BABY MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages birth to 18 months (no onstage question)
TODDLER MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 19-35 months (no onstage questions)
MINIATURE MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 3-4 years
TINY MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 5-6 years
LITTLE MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 7-9 years
JUNIOR MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 10-12 years
TEEN MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – Ages 13-16 years
MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS – ages 17-24 yrs.
CHRISTMAS KNIGHT (BOYS) – Ages birth to 4 years (no onstage question)
CHRISTMAS PRINCE (BOYS) – Ages 5-9 years
Contestants will be judged on beauty, poise, on-stage presence and a response to the question, “What do you like most about Christmas?” Required attire for the competition is age-appropriate holiday wear of choice. Winners will receive a crown, monogrammed sash, and trophy. Additional runner-up awards will be given for each age group. There will also be an optional Photogenic category for entry in each age division.
The entry fee for competition is $40 (after the deadline is $50). The fee for the optional Photogenic competition is $10 per photo (2 maximum) and all fees are due with the application. The pageant is open to residents and students living in the State of North Carolina.
Entry forms, rules and further information may be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website www.carolina-dogwood-festival.com and click on the “Upcoming Events” tab.