Admission: $10 Ages 3 and under are FREE. Contestants are FREE.
HOW DO I ENTER? Read all the info below CAREFULLY!
ENTRY DEADLINE IS NOV. 10th, 2009 MIDNIGHT
ENTRY INFORMATION: There is no application to fill out, simply follow the instructions below...
ENTER ONLINE via EMAIL BY PROVIDING US WITH THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION...
Contestants Name: Age on the Pageant Date: Birthdate: Parent/Guardian Name: A Valid Email Address (MANDATORY): Mailing Address: Phone Number of the Parent/Guardian or Contestant (if 18 or older):
Be sure to type: MISS DELMARVA PAGEANT in the subject line of the email.
REGISTRATION FEE: $25 This fee will secure your spot in the pageant. This fee is non-refundable under any circumstances. The $25 may be paid via Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org or a money order may be sent. Email email@example.com for more information
ENTRY FEE: $75 This fee enables you to compete for all titles and awards to be presented at the 17th Annual Miss Delmarva Pageant. This fee is paid in the form of cash at registration.
WE WILL BEGIN ACCEPTING ENTRIES FOR THE MISS DELMARVA PAGEANT ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2009.
CLICK THE PHOTO AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE TO ENTER VIA EMAIL.
What will I have to do at the pageant?
Competition: On-Stage Self-Introduction (Approx. 30-60 seconds), and Appearance/Poise/Personality.
Attire: Party Dress/Pageant Dress/Flower Girl For all age divisions up to age 10. Only one gown is required. Gowns may be short or long for all divisions up to age 10, however, it is suggested that younger contestants have a dress that is easy to walk in. Full Length Gown for ages 11-up.
Age Divisions: We are accepting 10 contestants per age division. 4: Tiny Miss 5-6: Petite Miss 6-7: Little Miss 8-9: Young Miss 10-12: Junior Miss 13-14: Junior Teen 15-17: Teen 18-22: Collegiate (single/attending college) 18-up: Miss (single) 18-up: Ms (marital status not important, size 12 or larger) 20-up: Mrs. (must be currently married) MISS DELMARVA PRIDE: Contestants with the most audience and/or community support. NEW: MISS DELMARVA SWEETHEART: Contestant collecting the most toys for Toys For Tots
REIGNING QUEENS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE, AS THEY WILL BE CROWNING THEIR SUCCESSOR. THEY MAY, HOWEVER COME BACK THE FOLLOWING NOVEMBER AND COMPETE.
*All contestants must live, work or attend school in Delaware, Maryland or Virginia.
*Contestants must bring one new unwrapped toy to donate to "Toys For Tots."
*Each contestant is required to bring one, age appropriate (for your division) gift in a gift bag.
*All winners are required to stay after the pageant for photos.
*Winners must make at least 8 personal appearances throughout their reign, 4 of which will be Mystic Productions Events.
*All winners are required to return in 2010 to crown their successor.
Violation of any of the above requirements may result in the loss of your title.
Prizes and Awards:
2009 Delmarva Queens: Each age division titleholder will receive the official Miss Delmarva crown, satin embroidered sash, crown pin, beautiful engraved winners plaque, floral bouquet, appearance opportunities and numerous gifts from the group.
Runners-up: 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runner-ups will be awarded in each division pending there are at least that number of contestants.
Heidi McDowell Golden Heart Award: A beautiful award This contestant will be selected by the staff for having an outgoing, fun loving personality, just like our Miss Teen Delmarva 1994, Heidi McDowell.
Miss Delmarva Pride $100 CASH PRIZE, Official Miss Delmarva Crown and Sash, Crown Pin, Flowers, a beautiful plaque This is the one contestant with the biggest cheering section in the audience. Audience members will be counted when they enter the door. ONLY ADULTS (paying the $10 admission fee) are counted for the contestants number for the Delmarva Pride Award. IF YOU WIN THIS TITLE, AND YOUR AGE DIVISION, YOU WILL KEEP THE DELMARVA PRIDE TITLE AND YOUR 1ST RUNNER-UP WILL TAKE THE AGE DIVISION TITLE. Have friends and famiy that want to show their support to you and the pageant. For EVERY $10 donation that you turn in at registration, you will be counted as having another audience member (even if they are not present). Therefore, if you get $50 in donations. You are counted as having 5 people in the audience, even if they can't physically be there. How do you win this award? Have your friends, family, local businesses join us for the pageant or send their monetary support. Donations pay for the cost of producing the pageant such as venue rental, crowns, sashes, awards, prizes, decorations, disc jockey, judge's gifts, advertising, website maintenance and miscellaneous expenses.
ALL LOCAL BUSINESSES THAT YOU GIVE YOU A DONATION WILL BE PLACED ON OUR WEBSITE FOR 1 YEAR OF FREE ADVERTISING.
Miss Delmarva Sweetheart $100 CASH PRIZE, Official Miss Delmarva Crown and Sash, Crown Pin, Flowers, a beautiful plaque This is the one contestant collecting the most Toys For Tots. IF YOU WIN THIS TITLE, AND YOUR AGE DIVISION, YOU WILL KEEP THE DELMARVA PRIDE TITLE AND YOUR 1ST RUNNER-UP WILL TAKE THE AGE DIVISION TITLE.
2009 Royalty: Miss Delmarva Pride, Emma Carey, Petite Miss-Amanda White, Little Miss-Emma Simpson, Young Miss-Baylee Baxter