Pageant info

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 5:30pmT.

Edward davis gymnasium

salem international university campus

Entrants will be competing for the title of Apple Butter Junior Miss. Over $150 in prizes will be awarded during the pageant--$50 cash, trophy, sash, tiara, and scepter for the winner; participation trophies for each contestant.

Contestants will be judged in the categories of: Appearance, Interview, and Talent (1-3 minutes of her own performance, i.e., song, poem, dance, or other creativity). A voluntary, free, Junior Miss Photogenic Contest will be held again this year. Participation in the Photogenic Contest is entirely voluntary, and there is no cost to enter. If interested, please submit a 5"x7" or 8"x10" studio quality photograph. A trophy will be awarded. This competition is not part of the pageant's main judging.

Contestants must be 8-12 years of age to enter. A non-refundable registration fee of $30.00 is required. Contestants may obtain a sponsor but only for the price of the pageant registration fee ($30.00). Sponsor's check must be made payable to the Salem Apple Butter Festival. Pageant officials will conduct a rehearsal for contestants on September 23, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the T. Ed Davis Gymnasium at Salem International University. The pageant will be Saturday September 24, 2016 starting at 5:30 pm at the same location. CONTESTANTS MUST BE PRESENT AT THE REHEARSAL TO BE IN THE PAGEANT.

For additional information on this event, contact Vida Roy at 304-745-4180 or e-mail us at