It's More Than Just

They will be judged more on their poise and projection while modeling. Remember, less "younger" type modeling and more grace and eye contact with the judges. Be relaxed and show your personal style and inner beauty. This is your chance to to shine. 

Hands on hips are allowed but should be at a minimum.


Girls 9-12


If there is poor sportsmanship by a parent, contestant, or family member, not only do you set a bad example, but the contestant could be relinquished of title and all prizes. This includes behavior in the dressing area, in the ballroom, back stage, inside or outside the facility.

All scoresheets and comments are emailed within 14 days of the pageant.

A heavier full makeup is allowed, just remember to keep it age appropriate. No fake lashes.

Hair pieces are strictly prohibited, this includes pony or hair clip in extensions.

Spray tans are strictly prohibited.

Very short acrylic or gel nails are permitted, just not too long or unnatural looking.

All AmeriFest pageants are natural pageants. The criteria is listed below. 
If you have questions call or text 
859-625-8490 or email or 

When space is permitted, only ONE person allowed in dressing room. NO MEN! If you have a hair & makeup team they may be required to get a H&M lanyard to style in the dressing area.

***On pageant day, unless otherwise specified on entry forms, if for any reason you do not have a certified original copy of a birth certificate on hand you may very well lose your title on the spot.may very well lose your title on the spot.

Dresses must be floor length and age appropriate. Dresses should graze the floor and never see the foot or shoe.

Socks and shoes are personal preference but it is suggested to not wear black shoes for beauty.