Petite United America Pageant

Because PETITE is Beautiful!

Pageant Rules

Age Divisions and Competition Categories   Date and Schedule of Activities

Prize List                                                                Entry Fees and Information 

General requirements:

All delegates must be born female, and if married, married to a born male. Contestants must be 13 or older, and height (without heels) must be no taller than 5'6".

Conduct:

Delegate must never have, and will not during her reign, pose for any photography, video, or film associated with nudity or pornography. Nor has she ever, or is she presently involved with prostitution or any form of employment which involves partial or complete nudity. Delegate must not have been convicted of a felony crime. 

Queen Requirements:

If Delegate relinquishes, for any reason her title given to her, all prizes must be returned in condition received. 

 

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Pageant Date and Venue Information

June 19-22, 2013 at The Wyndham Garden Hotel - Austin, Texas

 Host Hotel Information: 

Wyndham Garden Hotel - Austin, Texas

3401 S. IH 35, Austin, Tx. 78741 

Wyndham Garden Hotel - Austin, Texas
3401 S. IH 35, Austin, Tx. 78741

Phone- 512-448-2444 

3401 S. IH 35, Austin, Tx. 78741

Phone- 512-448-2444

Free shuttle service is provided from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, about 5 minutes from the hotel.

 Room Rate 

$109 plus tax-2 beds or 1 king

$109 plus tax-2 beds or 1 king
$129. plus tax for a suite

Request the special discounted United America Room Rate when making reservations. This rate is available to all contestants as well as family and friends attending the pageant. 

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Tentative Activities Schedule

Our pageant will be held in conjunction with the United America Pageant, celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The theme will be Red, White and Blue! 

Thursday, June 19th  

  • Evening Meet and Greet Event at Host Hotel 

Friday, June 20th 

  • Morning - Interviews at Host Hotel
  • Afternoon - Photo Shoot for each contestant, Vendor Shopping, Free Time
  • Evening - Dinner and Party  

Saturday, June 21st 

  • AM Rehearsal,
  • Pageant Start Time 5PM 

Sunday, June 22nd

  • Morning event, TBA
  • Checkout time, 12 noon 

 

Age Divisions and Competition Categories

 Age Divisions:

Prior to competing, contestants may hold a title in any of these age divisions. All contestants from all divisions will compete for ONE title, Ms. Petite United America. 

Teen  - Ages 14-18

Miss  - Ages 19-25, never married

Ms.   - Ages 23 and up (single, divorced, widowed)

Mrs.  - Ages  21 and up (married) 

Classic  - Ages 45 and up, (single, divorced, widowed or married)

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State Titles: 

Select your local title by your age group and location. We have openings for five delegates from every state, one in each age group. (Examples: Miss Teen Petite Texas, Miss Petite Texas, Ms. Petite Texas, Mrs. Petite Texas and Ms. Classic Petite Texas.) State titles are first come, first served.  If your state title is already taken, you may choose a state nickname or regional area or represent another state. There is no residency requirement- all titles are at-large. 

Crown and Banner Package 

A state crown and banner will be provided upon payment in full. This is included with your entry fee.

Categories of Competition: 

Personal Introduction/Panel Interview – 25%

Photogenic – 25% NEW this year!

Fashion Wear – 25%

Evening Gown – 25%

Personal Introduction/Panel Interview

Personal introductions will take place immediately preceding the judges panel interview. Contestants should prepare an introduction of 30 seconds to one minute. Introduction should include your name and title – the rest is up to you. Introduction will be judged on speaking clarity, enthusiasm, originality, and the content of your introduction. 

The interview will be a 5-minute interview with our judging panel. You will be standing for your interview.

Judging will be based on quality and content of your Judges Bio information, enthusiasm and eye contact during your interview, appearance during the interview, and your anticipated commitment to community service and to the pageant should you win. 

Important Note: 10 points will be deducted from this score if your Judges Bio is not received by the deadline.  

Photogenic - Submit one photo for this competition.

Fashion Wear

Modeling an outfit of your choice. (See wardrobe requirements below.) The following criteria may be considered:

  • Fit and flattery of the outfit
  • Originality or fashion forward quality  of the outfit
  • Modeling ability
  • Onstage presence/personality 

Evening Gown
Modeling the evening gown of your choice. (See wardrobe requirements below.) The following criteria may be considered:

  • Fit and flattery of the gown
  • Modeling ability
  • Onstage presence/personality

Opening Number

The opening number will not be judged and is a simple routine with no dancing. Contestants should wear a red or blue cocktail dress. 

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Optional Competitions:

Optional Talent Competition ($25 to enter.) Performance Time Limit: 3 minutes
 
Cover Girl Award - Ad sales are not required, however, the contestant selling the most ads will win the Cover Girl Award and will be pictured on the inside cover of our pageant Program Book. Contestants must sell a minimum of two black and white ads to qualify.
 
Note: First Runner Up and placement awards will only be awarded in divisions with five or more contestants.  

 

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Entry Fee Information/Entry Instructions

Petite United America Pageant Entry Fee 

Entry fee for the 2014 Petite United America Pageant is $1,000.  Payment plans are available. You can secure your state title with a deposit of $200 (deducted from fee.) Total balance of fess must be paid in full by May 15, 2014. 

Enter both pageants

Eligible contestants may enter the United America Pageant concurrently, at a discounted rate.

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Entry Instructions

 Complete our easy online entry form.

Payment Instructions 

Make checks payable to 2 Bar Productions

Mail payment to:

Annette Rushing, 2 Bar Productions

301 Springwood Road, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

OR send via PayPal to UnitedAmericaPageant@gmail.com (Use the PayPal button below for your convenience.)


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Required Paperwork
Required paperwork may be available online and may be submitted as soon as your entry fee has been paid in full or as soon as the form is available. Deadlines for each item will be noted.

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Prizes 

 Our 2014 Ms. Petite United America will receive a prize package including $1,000 cash.

ALL CONTESTANTS RECEIVE:

Most meals and all weekend events and activities

Discounted rate at the host hotel for contestants, friends and family. Free airport shuttle (10 minutes from airport!) 

State/Region Crown and Banner* Contact Director for Details

Interviews with Visiting Media during pageant weekend

Individual and Group Photo Shoots and one free photo courtesy of Ed Matthews Photography

Additional sponsored gifts

All awards and prizes are subject to fulfillment by sponsors.  United America, or those affiliated with this program, and staff assume no responsibility for failure of sponsors to fulfill their commitment.

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