Welcome and thank you for your interest in Miss & Jr. Miss Highlands County Pageants. We are very excited about both of our pageants this year. Jr. Miss Highlands County pageant will be held on Friday, February 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The Miss Highlands County pageant will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM.
Miss Highlands County contestants must be at least 16 years of age by February 10, 2018; you may not be older than 19 years of age. Jr. Miss Highlands County contestants must be at least 12 years of age by February 9, 2018; you may not be older than 15 years of age.
There will be an application fee of $50.00 and sponsorship fee of $25.00 due upon registration. Please have checks made payable to Highlands County Fair Assoc. Both fees are due by January 18.
You must carry at least a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. You must bring a copy of your current GPA with you on January 27.
Practices will be for contestants only! Attendance is EXTREMELY important. We only have a short amount of time to practice. Please be on time and come dressed in comfortable clothes (tennis shoes). Contestants for both pageants will be learning an opening number! On the back of our brochure you will find practice dates and times. Practices will take place at the Highlands County Convention Center. Practice Schedule is subject to change.
- Thursday, January 11, 6p-7p
- Thursday, January 18, 6p-7p
- Thursday, January 25, TBA
- Saturday, January 27, 10a (Come in opening number outfits & be picture ready!)
- Thursday, February 1, TBA
- Thursday, February 8, TBA
Pictures for the program will be taken by Caroline Maxcy Photography (Date TBA), please wear your opening number outfit.
Interviews will take place for both pageants. The ladies will be interviewed backstage just before the pageant. More details will follow depending on number of contestants.
Opening Number Outfit
Contestant will be responsible for the shoes worn in the opening number.
Jr. Miss Contestants should be wearing a party dress. Dresses should be no longer than tee length to mid calf. Shoes should be no higher than 2 inches. Please note you should look your age. Miss Contestants, your gown should be floor length and of good taste. All dresses will be approved on February 1.
Completed Application, Entry Fee and Sponsorship Forms are due by: Thursday, January 18