August 19th - 24th, 2019!

Welcome to the 2019 Appalachian Fair!

August 19th - 24th, 2019!

Little Miss Contests

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 at 6:00 PM | Museum Stage

Download Entry Form

Deadline for entry is August 9th.

Chairperson: Reva Phillips - 257-2681 (No calls after 8 p.m)
Entry form must be received by 12:00 Noon August 9th or until maximum number is reached in each class.

Entries may be mailed or faxed
Mail To: Appalachian Fair, P. O. Box 8218, Gray, TN 37615
Fax To: (423) 477-3853
Rehearsal: Saturday, August 10th, Time To Be Announced on Entry Form
Museum Stage, Appalachian Fairgrounds


  1. Contestants must pay a non-refundable entry fee of $40.00. Entry fee must accompany registration form. Entry fee may be paid by cash, check, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover). If entry is faxed, fee must be paid by credit card. Entries must be filed no later than 12:00 noon on August 9th or until maximum number of entries is reached until practice on Saturday, August 10th.
    Each division is limited to 25 entries.
  2. A Queen and four runners-up will be chosen in each age division and will receive a beautiful trophy. All other contestants will receive a participation trophy.
    Wee Miss - Division I: 2-3 Years (Must be accompanied by an adult)
    Tiny Miss - Division II: 4-5 Years
    Little Miss - Division III: 6-9 Years
    Little Miss Pre-Teen - Division IV: 10-12 Years
    Teen Miss - Division V: 13-15 Years
  3. Contestants must wear a dress - contestant's choice.
  4. Contestants will be judged on Beauty (75%) and Personality (25%). (Judges score sheets will not be available to contestants)
  5. The Fair reserves the right to require proof of age upon request.
  6. All participants must abide by the guidelines set up by the Pageant Committee.
  7. First place winners will not be eligible to compete again in the division in which they won.
  8. Last year's queens must crown this year's winners. Therefore, last year's winners are not eligible to compete this year.
  9. Placement of age groups will be made based on the age at the time of contest.

Little Miss Photogenic Contest

Winners will be announced at the Little Miss Contest on Tuesday, August 20th, Museum Stage. Miss Photogenic Queen will be chosen in each age division - Wee Miss, Tiny Miss, Little Miss, Little Miss Pre-Teen, Teen Miss.

  1. Contestants must have entered the Little Miss Contest to be eligible to enter the Miss Photogenic Contest.
  2. Contestant must bring either a 5x7 or 8x10 picture to the Little Miss practice on Saturday, August 10th. No frame please.
  3. Contestant's name, age, address, and phone number must be on the back of the photograph.
  4. A non-refundable entry fee of $10 must accompany the Little Miss entry form.