Seedling: Birth- 3 Years
Tiny Miss: 4-6 Years
Little Miss: 7-10 Years
Teen Miss: 11-14 Years
Miss: 15-18 Years
Age of Contestant: The date of registration determines the age group that the contestant will compete in.
Age Division Winners: Will receive a round crown, trophy, full satin monogrammed banner, rhinestone princess pin, and flowers. Runners-up in each age division will receive trophies descending in size.
Seedling: Participation trophies will be awarded, this is not a judged division
Tiny-Little Miss: Will receive the above awards plus a $50.00 cash prize.
Teen Miss: Will receive the above awards plus a $100.00 cash prize.
Miss: Will receive the above awards plus a $1,000 scholarship which is awarded at the COMPLETION of her reigning year.
Additional areas of competition: Beauty, Miss Congeniality, etc., will be awarded with an official plaque.
Scores: Can be picked up at the auditor’s table following crowning. All judges’ decisions are final. At no time during the pageant should contestants/guardians approach a judge, doing so may result in immediate disqualification.
Deadline: Paperwork and entry fee, if late, a fee will be applied.
Opening Number: All contestants / and / or chaperones for little ones will introduce themselves by saying "Representing (sponsor_______), I am your name, contestant #. Each contestant will need to wear white slip-ons or white tennis shoes, white shorts, skirt, skort, or capri’s & their Miss Sunflower Festival T-Shirts (Given At Registration in packets) Additional tee shirts are available please indicate size on order information sheet.
Beauty: Seedling and Tiny Miss, short pageant dress. Little, Teen, & Miss - Long pageant dress. Make-up is allowed but keep it toned down and look your age. Be Age Appropriate!
Casual Wear: Dress age appropriate, casual dressy, neat and stylish. Outfit must incorporate a Sunflower theme (colors, accessories, patterns etc.). Ages 6 & under may be costume themed. Outfit may be altered to fit, no bare mid-drifts, contestants may add embellishments (stones, sequins, etc.), and there are no material restrictions.
Onstage Question: Teen and Miss will be asked a pre-determined question at the end of their beauty walk. The question will come directly off of your facts sheet so it will be nothing too challenging. The idea of this question is to be able to tell your confidence and public speaking skills.
Fitness Wear: Age 7 & up will compete in fitness wear. Each contestant should have an outfit such as workout skort and tank top. Shoes should be tennis shoes of any type. You can be as creative with this portion as you would like, making sure that it is appropriate attire for “exercise”.
Sleepwear: Ages 6 & under / Carry on props are allowed in this competition.
Talent: Optional for all ages. CD's Only. Talent may not exceed beyond 2.5 minutes. Label CD with contestant # and name. Note: If other music is on Talent CD, label selection #. Be age appropriate! Note - Always have a backup CD with you in case of emergency.
Photogenic: All photos must be submitted during registration the day of the pageant. These need to be 8x10 photos in a plastic sleeve.