Competition Dates

*Applications are open.  Apply today.  Enrollment starts February 2017.    

2017 State Regionals:  SEE BELOW TO FIND YOUR STATE REGION 

Sept. 22 – Sept. 24 2017 – NORTHEAST REGIONAL – New York

Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 2017 – EAST COAST REGIONAL – District of Columbia

Oct. 13 – Oct. 15 2017 – SOUTH-EAST REGIONAL – Atlanta

Oct. 20 – Oct. 22 2017 – GULF COAST REGIONAL – Austin

Oct. 27 – Oct. 29 2017 – GREAT LAKES REGIONAL – Chicago

Nov. 3 – Nov. 5 2017 – MIDWEST REGIONAL – Denver

Nov. 10 – Nov. 12 2017 – PACIFIC COAST REGIONAL – Los Angeles

*All contestants who become state delegates will be required to attend a Meet and Greet in Washington DC during MLK Jr. weekend in January 2018. Contestants are responsible for airline tickets and transportation to/from hotel.  Pageant will pay for the hotel, meals, training, excursions, and official photo-shoots. 

STATE REGIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: 

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL – Sept. 22 – Sept. 24 2017

  1. Connecticut
  2. Maine
  3. Massachusetts
  4. New Hampshire
  5. New York* (HOST CITY: NEW YORK CITY) 
  6. Rhode Island
  7. Vermont

EAST COAST REGIONAL – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 2017

  1. Delaware
  2. District of Columbia* (HOST CITY: D.C.) 
  3. Maryland
  4. New Jersey
  5. Ohio
  6. Pennsylvania
  7. West Virginia
  8. Virginia

SOUTH EAST REGIONAL – Oct. 13 – Oct. 15 2017

  1. Alabama
  2. Florida
  3. Georgia* (HOST CITY: ATLANTA) 
  4. Kentucky
  5. North Carolina
  6. South Carolina
  7. Tennessee

GULF COAST REGIONAL – Oct. 20 – Oct. 22 2017

  1. Arkansas
  2. Kansas
  3. Louisiana
  4. Mississippi
  5. New Mexico
  6. Oklahoma
  7. Texas* (HOST CITY: AUSTIN) 

GREAT LAKES REGIONAL – Oct. 27 – Oct. 29 2017

  1. Iowa
  2. Illinois* (HOST CITY: CHICAGO) 
  3. Indiana
  4. Michigan
  5. Minnesota
  6. Missouri
  7. Wisconsin

MIDWEST REGIONAL – Nov. 3 – Nov. 5 2017

  1. Colorado* (HOST CITY: DENVER) 
  2. Idaho
  3. Montana
  4. Nebraska
  5. North Dakota
  6. South Dakota
  7. Utah
  8. Wyoming

PACIFIC COAST REGIONAL – Nov. 10 – Nov. 12 2017

  1. Alaska
  2. Arizona
  3. California* (HOST CITY: LOS ANGELES) 
  4. Hawaii
  5. Nevada
  6. Oregon
  7. Washington

There are 7 regional competitions which include the state competition for each of the 50 states and District of Columbia competitions.  Contestants are responsible for their own competition wardrobe and travel expenses to/from the pageant competition.  Pageant will cover the hotel cost, meals, and production costs for the Regional Competition.