Verginia Pageant

Virginia Festivals State Pageant

Virginia Festivals is an official State Pageant for AmeriFest National Pageants, a faith and community service based system that strives to connect and promote state festival, fair, and community service driven pageants from all over the country. We celebrate all forms of beauty and offer age divisions for every age, size, and ability.

April 15th & 16th

Bristol Virginia

at the

Delta Hotels by Marriott Bristol

3135 Linden Dr.

Bristol, VA 24202

Isabella Looney Queen

Required Areas of Competition

Evening Wear - Required for all contestants

Interview - Required for all Girls age 9 and up (Not including STAR contestants)

Pageant Schedule

(Will Be Posted Soon)

Supreme Brackets & Age Divisions

One queen and her court will be named in each age division

Miss Virginia Grand Supreme title will be awarded to the overall highest scorer in each supreme bracket that includes multiple age divisions. Basic pageant entry includes entry for overall Grand Supreme. All other Supreme titles are additional to the basic entry and will be awarded as follows:

  • Mini Supreme (2nd highest score in supreme bracket)
  • Novice Supreme (3rd Highest score in supreme bracket)
  • Beauty Supreme (4th highest score in supreme bracket)
  • Personality Supreme (5th highest score in supreme bracket)

Mister Virginia (Boys age 0-12)

  • Mr. age divisions: 0-2 years, 3-6 years, 7-12 years

Wee Miss Virginia (Girls 0-3 years old)

  • Wee Miss age divisions: 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 2-3 years

Little Miss Virginia (Girls 4-8 years old)

  • Little Miss age divisions: 4-5 years, 6-8 years

Miss Pre-Teen Virginia (Girls 9-12 years old)

  • Pre-Teen age divisions: 9-10 years, 11-12 years

Miss Teen Virginia (girls 13-16 years)

  • Teen age divisions: 13-14 years, 15-16 years

Miss Virginia (girls 17-22)

  • Miss age divisions: 17-19 years, 20-22 years

Ms. Virginia (unmarried women 23-39 with or without children)

Mrs. Virginia (Married women 18-39)

Virginia’s Woman (age 40 and up – married or unmarried)

Modern Miss Virginia (18 years and older dress size 14 and up)

Miss Virginia STAR Special needs of all kinds are welcome!

  • All ages! (Age divisions determined based on entries)

Supreme Titles

Virginia Grand Supreme is included in your entry, but eligibility for all other supreme row titles is optional ($25 each). All supreme titles winners qualify for nationals

  • Mini Supreme- 2nd highest scorer in Supreme Bracket
  • Novice Supreme- 3rd highest scorer in Supreme Bracket
  • Beauty Supreme- 4th highest scorer in Supreme Bracket
  • Personality Supreme- 5th highest scorer in Supreme Bracket

Optional Competitions

$25 for each optional competition. We will award optional competition winners in each supreme bracket.

Photogenic - Contestants will bring photo submissions to pageant check in without a frame. Additional photo entries available for $15 each (up to three photos)

Runway - Contestants will model a fun fashion outfit that shows off their personality on stage in this upbeat fashion competition – Show your personality!

Talent - Contestants will preform a talent of their choice on stage. All talent performances will be limited to 2 minutes or less. Contestants are required to bring 2 copies of their music to pageant check in on a USB Drive or CD.

Spokesmodel (ALICE Award) - Contestants will provide a resume outlining  their community service efforts, and prepare a speech that is no longer than 3 minutes, which should tell the judges what The AmeriFest motto, “It’s More Than Just” means to them. ALICE Award speeches will be given in the interview room to a closed panel of judges following the interview competition.

Featured Photo Contests

$25 for Cover Model and $15 for each additional category - Contestants can submit up to three photos per category. The official Virginia Festivals State Program Book will highlight all winning images. All images should be submitted online or emailed to the state director by March 24th and will be scored by a separate panel of judges.

Cover model- Must be a headshot photo (shoulders up). The winner will be used on this year's program book cover.

Centerfold- Must be a full-length photo (head to toe).

Top Model- Black & White Photo of Contestant.

Theme Photo- Any rodeo/western-themed photo of the contestant.

Community Service Project

A staple of all AmeriFest pageants is the importance of community service, and each pageant takes on a community service project in which all contestants are encouraged to participate.

Community Service Items

A list of items and charity partners for our community service project will be posted soon!

The contestants who bring the most newly packaged items collected for the charity (TBD) will be awarded a queen's title, crown & sash and qualify for AmeriFest Nationals.

Wardrobe Guide

0-3 Girls and all Boys Divisions

  • Evening Wear for evening wear competition
  • Optional runway/fun fashion.
  • State T-shirt not required

4-8 and STAR Divisions

  • State T-Shirt for Orientation & Rehersal
  • Black Cocktail, Party Dress, Romper, or Jumpsuit with boots and Western Accessories.
  • Floor-length evening gown of your choice for evening wear competition
  • Optional runway/Fun Fashion

9 and up Divisions

  • State T-Shirt for Orientation & Rehearsal
  • Black Cocktail, Party Dress, Romper, or Jumpsuit with boots and Western Accessories.
  • Floor-length gown for Evening Wear competition
  • Professional or pageant interview attire for interview competition and optional Spokesmodel ALICE competition
  • Optional Runway/Fun Fashion outfit of choice

Earn Your Way to a Crown with Ad Sales!

You can go to Virginia State Festivals Pageant for Free!

This is a great way for local businesses, friends and family members to sponsor you, send a word of encouragement, or just receive great visibility in our official Miss Virginia Festivals Premium Program Book! We've made it simple for you!

  • 2 ad pages sold and receive your Basic Pageant Entry completely FREE
  • 3 ad pages sold and receive your Basic Pageant Entry and all Supreme Row Entries completely FREE!
  • 4 ad pages sold and receive your Basic Pageant Entry, all Supreme Row Entries, and up to 4 optional competitions FREE!
  • 5 ad pages sold and receive your Basic Pageant Entry, all Supreme Row Entries, and ALL optional competitions FREE! As a Bonus, we will give you a FREE Premium Program Book.
  • 6 ad pages sold and receive your Basic Pageant Entry, all Supreme Row Entries, and ALL optional competitions, and a Premium Program Book for FREE. Additionally you will receive a weekend pass for two door entries to all pageants and crowning ceremonies, and receive your very own on stage crowning as Virginia Festivals Pageant Ambassador, and qualify for Nationals.
  • 7 ad pages or more and receive all of the above, and compete for our Virginia Ambassador Supreme Title. The contestant who sells the most ad pages above the 7 page minimum will be honored as The Miss Virginia Ambassador Supreme and receive a large crown, embroidered sash, and queen prize package & awards.

We want to make a way for all contestants to participate in the Miss Virginia Festivals Pageant and see what it's like to be More Than Just...

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