Date: Saturday, August 20
Venue: The V-Plex 1605 Carrollton Villa Rica Hwy, Villa Rica, GA
Miss Photogenic: $10 (optional)
The winners can participate in the Annual Gold Rush Festival Parade to be held Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 10 am. Pageant winners must supply their own vehicle for the parade. Additional parade logistics will be sent out the week of the parade.
Miss Gold Rush Age Divisions (Please arrive no later than 15 minutes before your designated time.)
Baby Miss: 0-23 months
Tiny Miss: 2-3 years old
Little Miss: 4-6 years old
Young Miss: 7-9 years old
Junior Miss: 10-12 years old
Teen Miss: 13-15 years old
Miss: 16-19 years old
Please note: The pageant director reserves the right to alter age divisions and/or eliminate a maximum of one age group based on the number of entries.
Judges will choose the winners from those who entered this optional category during the group line up. Those who opt to enter this category will need to include the $10 fee with their application. Contestants will need to bring an 8×10 photo to the check-in table the day of the pageant. Please DO NOT mail your photo. There will be one winner per age division who will receive a special award.
Evening Wear Attire
Contestants will need a pageant or prom style dress for this pageant. The three youngest age divisions (Baby Miss, Tiny Miss and Little Miss) may wear a Sunday or Easter style dress. Make-up is allowed; however, please remember that makeup should enhance the beauty of your child.
**Please arrive stage ready** Restrooms will be available, however dressing rooms will not.
Registration on Pageant Day
Contestants will check in at the registration table at the front door of V-Plex and will receive your contestant number. Contestants MUST check in no later than 15 minutes before your designated start time. Any photos for the Most Photogenic category that are not turned in by this time will not be judged and no refunds will be given. Contestants must be ready at their designated start time. There will be no delay in start time. Doors will open and check-in will begin at 9:00 am.
No rehearsal will be held. Each age division will have a lineup and then contestants will do their individual walks. Baby Miss and Tiny Miss contestants will be allowed one parent to walk with them if needed.