Apply to The Miss Fayetteville Dogwood Festival Pageant

Apply to The Miss Fayetteville Dogwood Festival Pageant


Competition Categories:

➢ Private Interview (to be held Saturday morning – times to be announced at rehearsal)

➢ Evening Gown Competition

➢ On Stage Question

Winners will be required to participate in Fayetteville Dogwood Festival activities during the festival (April 24-26) and throughout the year. All winners will sign contracts. A copy of the contract is available upon request. The winner in three age groups will receive a crown, trophy, and flowers. The Miss will receive a $1,000 cash scholarship.

Other Awards: Miss Congeniality awarded in each age group. One overall Interview Award will be awarded to the contestant with highest score. A Shirley Stallings Community Service Award will also be awarded to the most qualified contestant as determined by a group of selected judges. Information packets will be e-mailed out as soon as application is received.

Each age group is limited to 15 contestants per age group and will be determined by the first 15 paid entries. Last application in, first out on stage. Deadline for entry: March 22, 2020. Applications are given to the judges for your interview. With application, submit a headshot for the Program Book. You can upload the headshot during the application process or submit it via email at The pageant committee reserves the right to accept or decline any applications.

Entry Fee is $125 and non-refundable, once accepted. Contestants may obtain more than 1 sponsor, but no more than 5 sponsors will be listed in the program book. Checks and money orders made payable to the Fayetteville Dogwood Festival will be accepted.

Salute Pages in the program book are available for purchase at the cost of $100 per page. You can get sponsors for the Salute Page. Camera Ready Please – Ads in Black & White.

Wardrobe requirements: Opening Number- TBD dress. Theme: “TBD” Interview - a suit or dress; & Evening Gown.

Rehearsal TBD @ Ramada Plaza (Bordeaux Convention Center) and again TBD @ Crown Theater

No one will be allowed backstage during the pageant other than official Dogwood Festival Committee Members. NO EXCEPTIONS. NO CELL PHONES ALLOWED.


Mary Talley - (910)978-7702

Shirley Stallings - (910)818-5502

Ramona Moore - (910)527-3015

Marian Adams - (910)476-7040

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