The Blackberry Pageant
Friday, July 12th at 5:30pm
The Blackberry Pageant
We are so excited about this year’s Blackberry Pageant. We hope that you will find all of the information listed below helpful and inspiring. We have a great panel of Judges this year and cannot wait to see & hear your talents. Thank you for your interest.
Cool, Country, and Casual
Please, no tank tops, printed shirts, mini skirts, or short shorts. Blackberry Festival or pageant staff reserves the right to pull contestants if attire is inappropriate.
** Parents — if you are accompanying your child on stage, make sure you are wearing proper attire. Please, no tank tops, low cut tops, or short shorts. Shoes must be worn.
Baby Doll Miss — Birth–18 Months
Toddler Miss — 19–35 Months
Miniature Miss — 3–4 Years
Tiny Miss — 5–6 Years
Little Miss — 7–9 Years
Junior Miss — 10–12 Years
Young Miss — 13–15 Years
Teen Miss — 16–19 Years
Toddler Mr. — Birth–2 Years
Tiny Mr. — 3–5 Years
** Age divisions may be combined if less than 2 contestants in any age group. Contestants must dress AGE appropriately.
Judging will be based on personality projection, stage projection & overall impression.
There will be a winner and 4 runner ups in each age group. Crowns, banners, trophies & medallions will be awarded – NO ONE goes home empty handed!
Crowns will be awarded as follows:
Mini Majestic — Birth – 6 Years (girls) & Birth – 5 Years (boys)
Grand Majestic — 7 – 19 Years
** Majestic Winners must compete in all areas EXCEPT talent.
Competition Categories & Pricing
|Beauty – required (Cool, Country, Casual):||$50|
|Most Beautiful / Handsom||$5|
** All Contestants give permission to use their photographs and video footage for public purposes.
** No double crowning in Beauty.
** Best Smile, Best, Eyes, Best Personality, Most Beautiful/Handsome will be judged during Beauty competition. These categories may double win.
Open to All Ages
Talent presentation must be 3 minutes or less. Music must be on a quality CD. Microphone will be provided. Please mark your CD with Contestant’s Name & Age Division. Talent will be judged on technical difficulty for AGE, showmanship, outfit & overall appearance.
Photogenic pictures will be turned in at registration ($15 // Extra photos $5 each)
Please mark with Contestants Name & Age Division – will be returned following awards.
Application & Fees
Beauty fees must be paid in full when application is submitted. You may add Optional Events at the door pageant day – CASH ONLY.
Mail applications to:
Director: Carolyn Marley
1438 Goforth Road
Blowing Rock, NC 28605