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Chairperson: Kim Castle | 423.418.0808 |

2021 Winners!

Wee Miss:

Kamryn Kaia Berkley

Tiny Miss:

Cambree McAmis

Little Miss:

Olivia Hodge

Pre-Teen Miss:

Macy Grace Ganger

Teen Miss:

Kaylie Grace Burns


2021 Little Miss Winners pictured with our
2021 Miss Appalachian Fair
Hannah Maultbay

Contest Rules

  1. CONTESTANTS MUST PAY AN ENTRY FEE OF $50.  ENTRY FEE MUST ACCOMPANY REGISTRATION FORM AND IS NON-REFUNDABLE. ENTRIES SHOULD BE FILED NO LATER THAN 12 NOON ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, however, if space is available entries will be accepted until Noon, August 17, or until maximum of 25 contestants per division class is reached (late entrants will miss their opportunity to practice).

  2. A Queen & Four Runner-Ups will be chosen in each age division.  Queens will receive a beautiful trophy, crown, and wrap around sash.  All other contestants will receive a trophy. 

  3. Contestant may wear a dress of her choice.  No exposed midriffs please.

  4. Contestants will be judged on beauty (75%), and personality (25%).  Judges score sheets will not be available to contestants or their families.

  5. The Appalachian 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. The 2022 Queens will crown the 2023 Winners and are therefore not eligible to compete the following year.

  9. Contestants placement in age groups will be made based on the contestants age on the day of the contest.

  10. GET YOUR FORM IN EARLY!  Contestants FIRST TO ENTER, will be the LAST TO MODEL.  If mailing entry forms, please call the FAIR OFFICE @ 423.477.3211 to make sure that your entry form and fee were received.

  11. Contestants and their families must waive and release any and all claims for personal injury or property damage, of whatever form and nature against the Appalachian Fair, the pageant director, a representative(s) of above, or any named sponsor, that may arise from participation in this contest.

Little Miss Photogenic Contest

  1. Contestant must have entered the Little Miss Contest to be eligible to enter the Miss Photogenic Contest.  A Miss Photogenic Queen will be chosen in each age Division and announced during the contest.

  2. ***Contestant must submit either a 5"x7" or an 8"x10" photo to the Little Miss Practice or to the Fair Office on or before Saturday, August 13th.  Framed photos are not allowed!  No Frames will be accepted!

  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 entry form.  The ABSOLUTE DEADLINE for the Little Miss Photogenic Contest is 12 Noon on August 11.  Photographs must be submitted prior to that date with the entry form or brought to the practice on Saturday, August 13.

  5. Photographs must be picked up the night of the pageant.

Tentative Practice Schedule for 2022

August 13 - on the Museum Stage.

10AM SHARP - Wee Miss, Tiny Miss, & Little Miss (An adult should accompany all Wee Miss and Tiny Miss contestants at all times!)

12Noon SHARP - Little Miss Pre-Teen & Teen Miss

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