SC BBQ Shag Festival Beauty Pageant
Each year prior to the festival, the annual SC BBQ Shag Festival Beauty Pageant is held. The pageant is divided into the following groups:
Baby Miss -- 0-18 Months
Toddler Miss -- 19-35 Months
Tiny Miss -- 3-4 Years
Mini Miss -- 5-7 Years
Petite Miss -- 8-10 Years
Junior Miss -- 11-13 Years
Teenager Miss -- 14-16 Years
Miss SC BQ Shag-- 17-20 years
BEAUTY COMPETITION - Entry fee is $65 (Early Bird fee of $50 if application is received by March 9th). Winners will receive a FULL ROUND CROWN, SCEPTER, CROWN PIN, EMBROIDERY BANNER and a 2020 SC BBQ SHAG T-SHIRT (t-shirt given at festival on March 28th). There will be 4 runners-up in each division, receiving a NICE TROPHY. Participation trophies will be given to all contestants not placing. BEST HAIR/BEST SMILE/BEST DRESS is included in this competition - there is no additional fee.
PHOTOGENIC COMPETITION - Entry fee is $10 for the 1st photo and $5 for each additional photo. Please have contestants name and age on the back of each photo. Entries may be any size up to 8x10 and must be turned in 1 hour before competition. Winners will receive a LARGE RHINESTONE CROWN PIN.
PORTFOLIO COMPETITION - Entry fee is $10 for the 1st portfolio and $5 for each additional portfolio. Please have photos secured in an album, with the contestants name and age on it. All entries must be turned in 1 hour before competition. Winners will receive a LARGE RHINESTONE CROWN PIN.
SIGNATURE AWARDS - Deadline for all signature awards is Monday, March 9th. PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL US IF YOU ARE WORKING ON SIGNATURES!!!
Each contestant who collects $1.00 signatures (from family, businesses, or friends) will receive awards as follows:
$25.00 receives a TIARA.
$100.00 receives a CROWN & SCEPTER.
$200.00 receives a ROUND CROWN, CROWN PIN, AND SCEPTER.
The ONE contestant who collects the most (MUST be over $200) signatures will be crowned SOUTH CAROLINA BAR-B-QUE SHAG PRINCESS and will receive a FULL ROUND CROWN, SCEPTER, CROWN PIN, EMBROIDERY BANNER and a 2020 SC BBQ SHAG T-SHIRT (t-shirt given at festival.) She will also be asked to make appearances with the Beauty Competition Winners. If there is a contestant close to the amount that the Princess has, she will be crowned MINI PRINCESS.
**All BEAUTY WINNERS and PRINCESSES will be asked to make an appearance at the SC BBQ Shag Festival in Hemingway, SC.**
NOTICE - ONE chaperone for each contestant will be admitted FREE. Admission is $5.00 per person (children under 3 are free). Bad sportsmanship from any parent or contestant will result in disqualification and a request that you leave the premises without further verbal abuse. We will not be responsible for any accidents, damages, or losses that may take place before, during, or after the pageant. Judges decisions are final. They are qualified and doing their best. Score sheets will be available AFTER each pageant.
2020 Baby Miss Paisley Owens
2020 Toddler Miss Lynnley Brown
2020 Tiny Miss Sloan Catron
2020 Mini Miss Charlie Player
2020 Mini Princess Paisley Owens
2020 Princess Grace Wise
2020 Petite Miss Juliana Owens
2020 Junior Miss Kate Wilson
2020 Teen Miss Iva Grace Wilson
2020 Miss Olivia Player
For more information about the pageant please visit the pageant Facebook page.