East Coast National Pageant July 19th-22nd
Avanti Palms Resort & Conference Center
6515 International Drive, Orlando, Florida 32819
West Coast National Pageant August 2nd-5th
Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino
206 North 3rd Street, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
Contestants are required to participate in all 3 mandatory categories.
Formal Wear counts as 1/3 of your overall score. Each contestant will go on stage individually and given their moment to shine in a dress of their choice. Our Formal Wear category is an elegant and prestiges experience the contestant will never forget!
Casual Wear counts as 1/3 of your overall score. Each contestant will go on stage individually in a casual outfit of their choice. An outfit the contestant would wear to school or to hang out with friends is what should be worn.
Our Personal introduction category counts as 1/3 of your overall score. This category gives contestants the opportunity to introduce themselves to the judges and audience. Contestants are given 30 seconds to say their name, where they are from, and one interesting fact about themselves. Contestants 0-3 years old are not required to speak. For this category, contestant will wear our official "Starstruck" shirt and black bottoms of their choice.
Contestants are not required to participate in any optional categories.
A school photo, professional photo, or cell phone photo can be entered. No heavily retouched photos. Photos can be any size.
Interview (ages 4 & up)
This category gives the judges the opportunity to get to learn more about the contestant. Each judge will ask the contestant one age appropriate question. No political or religious questions will be asked.
This category is very different and fast pace. Contestants wear something you would see on the runway during New York Fashion Week. Each contestant will walk on stage, stop in the middle, pose, and walk off.
Outfit Of Choice
Contestants can wear anything they would like. It can be casual, formal, or a costume. You can send in music of your choice. Be creative and have fun with it!
Contestants can sing, dance, twirl baton, etc. Show the judges what you've got!
Optional Pajama Party & Pageant
Break out your favorite pair of pajamas and come join us for a fun evening of music, games, and candy! It is free to contestants to attend but if they would like to compete for their chance to be crowned Pajama Party Queen, you pay an entry fee in to the pageant portion. We will award one Pajama Party Queen who will receive a beautiful crown, banner, and gifts!
Optional Contestant Seminar
The evening before the pageant, we hold our contestant seminar. During the seminar, our National staff go through every category with the participates. They will receive positive critique from our 3 "mock" judges and the National Director.
Optional Patriotic Pageant
This is a fun themed "mini" pageant! Contestants can wear anything they would like as long as it incorporates Red, White, or Blue! We will award one Patriotic Queen who will receive a beautiful crown, banner, and gifts!
Optional Grand Gala Party & Grand Gala Pageant
Our Grand Gala "Cocktail" Party and Grand Gala Pageant is a magnificent and elegant event! Queens must wear a black dress. Princess themed drinks and refreshments will be served! Our Grand Gala Party is free for contestants to attend. If they would like to participate in the Grand Gala Pageant, you must pay an entry fee in to the pageant portion. We will be awarded 2 Grand Gala Queens who will receive a gorgeous crown, banner, and gifts!