Little Miss and Mister Contest Rules

  1. Public Contest (Wednesday, July 24, 2019. 7 p.m. in the Auditorium)
    • Enter gate 1 on Boonville New Harmony Rd
    • Attire: Dress of contestant‘s choice based on the following: appropriateness for 5-7 year olds (Something comfortable: shorts, sundress, sandals, jeans, etc.). No tuxedos or long, formal dresses or pageant dresses will be allowed. No costumes.
    • Judging: Based on poise, personality, and overall presentation.
  2. Parents or chaperons are not allowed in the judging area anytime during the contest. Assigned staff will be in this area to assist contestants if they need help.
  3. Any contestant who has performed or competed at the professional level (for monetary gain) in anything other than amateur contests will be considered ineligible for this contest.
  4. Contestants must be at least 5 years old and cannot have reached his/her 8th birthday as of July 25, 2019.
  5. Past county winners of the Little Miss and Little Mister contest are ineligible.
  6. Entry fee of $10 must accompany each entry form. *Make checks payable to the Vanderburgh County Fair Association.
  7. Each contestant must be an active member of at least one worthwhile organization in the Vanderburgh county community such as church groups, Girl Scouts, etc. or be a Vanderburgh county resident.
  8. One division will be offered in each of the Little Miss and Little Mister categories. Additional divisions may be added if the number of entrants warrants.
  9. From the divisions above, a Little Miss and a Little Mister will be selected as winners.
  10. Late entry fees will not be refunded.