July 11th – Beauty Pageants

 

Southern Kentucky Fair Pageant Application

2020 SOKY Fair Pageants Saturday

July 11th, 2020 at

Jaycee Pavilion on the SOKY Fairgrounds

940 Morgantown Road Bowling Green, KY 42102

 

*We are waiving the late fee this year. You will be able to register the day of at no additional fee. Please arrive at least 30 minutes before your start time. *

IMPORTANT NOTE: DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS JULY 8th. THIS MEANS YOUR ENTRY MUST BE IN THE MAIL POSTMARKED BY JULY 8th.   NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED VIA MAIL PAST THIS DATE. LATE REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED DAY OF EVENT AND WILL REQUIRE A $15 LATE FEE. REGISTRATION FORMS CAN BE FOUND AT THE GREEN LINK ON THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.

 

 
 

Doors open at 9:00   $5 Admission per person

ATTENTION!!!  We have lowered admission this year because we will be asking everyone to clear out of the auditorium between each category to allow for social distancing. We suggest that all spectators wear masks. We will also have hand sanitizer stations available. At any lines to get in the event or for concessions, individuals and family groups will need to stay 6 feet apart.

Optionals for all categories are:  Prettiest Hair, Smile, Eyes and Dress ($20 Includes all Optional Categories)

Category Start Times 

0-11 month girls               11:00      Registration Fee: $20.00                    Optional Categories: $20.00

0-24 month boys               11:30      Registration Fee: $20.00                    Optional Categories: $20.00

12-24 month girls              12:00     Registration Fee: $20.00                    Optional Categories: $20.00

24-35 month girls              12:30      Registration Fee: $20.00                    Optional Categories: $20.00

3-4 year old girls                 1:00       Registration Fee: $25.00                   Optional Categories: $20.00

5-8 year old girls                 1:30       Registration Fee: $25.00                   Optional Categories: $20.00

Dress for each category listed above is Sunday Best.  Please bring your child mostly dressed and ready.  There are some facilities to get ready.  Judging will be based on poise, personality, attire, and overall beauty. Category winners will receive a trophy, crown, and sash.  Awards will also be given to 1st and 2nd runners up. All winners and runners up are welcome to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas Parade in December.

Southern Kentucky Fair State Preliminary Pageants

*There will be not be Little Mr & Ms this year due to Social Distancing restrictions*             Little Mr. & Miss

Start Time 2:30 p.m.   Registration Fee: $60 per couple             Optional Category Fee: $20

Contestant couples must have reached their 5th birthday by June 30th 2019 and shall not have reached their 8th birthday by June 30th 2019. Contestants will be judged as a couple on how they perform together.  Any contestant who has previously won the state pageant or has competed on a professional level(monetary gain) is ineligible. Contestants will wear and be judged in age-appropriate attire.  Couples will be asked questions on stage as part of the judging score.  Judging will also be based on their poise, personality, beauty and attire.  The winning couple will represent the SOKY Fair at The Little Mr. & Miss Kentucky County Fair pageant in Louisville on TBD.   The winning couple will each receive a trophy, crown/medallion and sash. They will also have their entry fee to the state pageant paid $50 each toward travel expenses. The winner will be expected to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas parade in December.  Adwards will also be given to 1st and 2nd runners up.

Miss Pre-Teen

Start Time 3:30 p.m.   Registration Fee: $35.00   Optional Category Fee: $20.00  

A contestant must have reached her 8th birthday by midnight of June 30th 2019 and shall not have reached her 13th birthday by October 31st 2019. The contestant must be a full time student at an accredited Kentucky School.  A contestant can only represent one fair and must represent the first fair she wins that year.  Contestants will wear and be judged in age-appropriate, long evening wear.  Judging will be based on their poise, personality, general appearance, beauty, stage presentation and attire. Finalist will be asked questions while on stage as part of final judging. The winner will represent the SOKY Fair at the Miss Pre-Teen Kentucky County Fair Pageant in Louisville TBD.  She will receive a trophy, crown, rhinestone pin and sash. She will also have her entry fee to the state pageant paid and $50 cash toward travel expenses. The winner will be expected to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas parade in December. Awards will also be given to 1st and 2nd runners up.

Miss Teen Southern Kentucky Fair

Start Time 4:30 p.m.   Registration Fee:  $40.00  Optional Category Fee: $20.00 

A contestant must have reached her 13th birthday by midnight of October 31st 2019 and shall not have reached her 16th birthday by October 31st 2019.  Contestants must be single, never married, never had a marriage annulled and never had any children.  Contestants must be a full time student at an accredited Kentucky school.  Contestants will wear and be judged in age-appropriate long evening wear during the pageant.  Judging will be based on poise, personality, general appearance, beauty, stage presentation and attire.  Contestants will be asked questions on stage a part of final judging.  The winner will represent the SOKY Fair at the Miss Teen Kentucky County Pageant in Louisville TBD.  The winner will receive trophy, crown, sash and a rhinestone pin.  She will also have her entry fee to the state pageant paid and will receive $50 cash toward travel expenses. The winner will be expected to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas parade in December.  Awards will also be given to 1st and 2nd runners up.

Miss Southern Kentucky Fair 

Start Time 5:30 p.m.   Registration Fee: $50.00   Optional Category Fee: $20.00

A contestant must have reached her 16th birthday by midnight October 31st 2019 and shall not have reached her 22nd birthday by October 31st 2019. Contestants must be single, never married, never had a marriage annulled and never had any children.  Contestants must be a resident of Kentucky or be enrolled in a Kentucky College/University.  A contestant can only represent one fair and must represent the first fair she wins that year.  Contestants will appear in a one piece swimsuit with shoes and evening wear during the pageant.  Judging will be based on physical fitness, poise, personality, posture, beauty, general appearance, stage presentation and attire.  Finalist will be asked questions on stage as part of the final judging.  The winner will represent the SOKY Fair at the Miss Kentucky County Fair Pageant in Louisville TBD.  She will receive a trophy, crown, rhinestone pin and sash. She will also have her entry fee and 2 nights lodging paid for the state pageant.  She will also accompany the Little Mr. & Miss couple at their pageant on opening day of the Kentucky State Fair in August.  She will receive $50 to offset her expenses on this day as well.  The winner will be expected to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas parade in December.  Awards will also be given to 1st 2nd and 3rd runners up.

Miss Warren County 2020

Any contestant competing in the Miss Southern Kentucky Fair category will be eligible to win the title of Miss Warren County 2019 if she is a legal resident of Warren County, Kentucky. She will receive a trophy, crown, rhinestone pin and sash. The winner will be expected to ride in the Bowling Green Christmas parade in December. 

 

NOTE: Some of the State Preliminary awards will be held in custody by the fair board until after the fair has closed.  All contestants that are entering one of the state preliminary pageants must be prepared to show a copy of their birth certificate or a driver’s license for age verification purposes if requested. The Southern Kentucky Fair cannot be held responsible for accidents, injury or loss of personal property. All judges’ decisions are final and NO score sheets will be given out. Any unsportsmanlike conduct by a contestant or their families/friends will result in disqualification of the contestant. Any announcements made at the event will supersede any previous made written or oral statements.