PAGEANTS IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Pageant Fact: Washington, DC is the home of Kara McCullough, Miss USA 2017 and Miss USA 2016 Miss USA, Deshauna Barber, who both began their journey to the Miss USA title as Miss District of Columbia USA.
The Major Pageants of Washington D.C.
Miss District of Columbia Pageant
The Miss DC Pageant is a preliminary competition whose purpose is to
select the young women (Miss DC & Miss DC’s Outstanding Teen) who will represent the District of Columbia in the upcoming Miss America and Miss America’s Outstanding Teen competitions.
Miss District of Columbia Outstanding Teen Pageant
Miss District of Columbia’s Outstanding Teen represents the Nation’s Capital at the annual Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant in Orlando, Florida.
Miss District Of Columbia USA Pageant – Washington, Dist of Columbia.
Miss District of Columbia USA and Miss District of Columbia TEEN USA Pageants is the preliminary pageant that selects the representatives for Miss USA and Miss TEEN USA from the District. Miss District of Columbia USA Pageant is open to young ladies ages 18-27.
Ages: teen, college, Miss
Miss District Of Columbia TEEN USA Pageant – Washington, Dist of Columbia.
The winner will represent the District of Columbia at the prestigious Miss TEEN USA Pageant on NBC. Judging: interview, evening gown and swimsuit.
Ages: teen, Miss
Mrs. America® Pageant (Washington, DC) – Open application process for Washington, DC
Learn how you could represent the District of Columbia in the Mrs. America Pageant.
Ages: Mrs, over 30, seniors
Miss Black USA Pageant – Washington D.C.
Open to all states. Contact us about representing the District of Columbia in the national finals! The Miss Black USA Pageant will be held in the District of Columbia. Thirty savvy, smart women from across the U.S. and the Virgin Islands will compete for the coveted title of Miss Black USA and prizes. The Miss Black USA Pageant focuses on community service and encourages titleholders to address the issues of health and education in the African American community and Miss Black USA state pageant winners will promote awareness of these issues during their reigns through their official titleholder platforms. Judging is based on: Personal Interview: 15%, Personal Fitness: 15%, Talent: 35%, Evening Gown: 15%, and Question and Answer: 20%.
Ages: teen, college, Miss
Mrs District of Columbia America Pageant
Official preliminary to the Mrs. America and Mrs. World pageants. Open to married women age 18 or older. No experience necessary. No Talent.
Other Pageants in Washington D.C.
Mrs. DC America Pageant – Washington, DC
Pick out your best dressy attire for the glamorous Mrs. DC America Pageant; an event where Hollywood meets pageantry as the stars set to crown Mrs. DC America. Open to contestants who live or work within 25 miles of DC. The Mrs. DC America Pageant publicly recognizes beautiful married women, living and/or working within a 25-mile radius of Washington, DC, who have obtained personal, professional and community achievements. An official preliminary pageant to Mrs. America and Mrs. World, the Mrs. DC America Pageant welcomes women from all ethnic backgrounds to compete in a yearly pageant for the title of Mrs. DC America. International finals are held in summer 2016. At the Mrs. America pageant 51 women compete for the coveted title of Mrs. America. Then, the delegate who wins the Mrs. America pageant moves on to the Mrs. World pageant, competing against other beautiful, articulate and poised women from around the world! The winner of the pageant will move on to compete at Mrs. America, alongside 50 more beautiful women from around the country! Mrs. DC America 2015, Elaine Espinola Keltz, competed at Mrs. America 2016 and made top15! The Washington Business Journal also named her “People on the Move 2015.
Miss, Miss Teen, Ms and Mrs. Exquisite International Pageant – Baltimore, Maryland
Open to the District of Columbia and all states. Our mission is to provide women the opportunity to showcase their beauty, intelligence and platform in a fabulous, high energy show that celebrates the unique and diverse women of today. Open to all ethnicities. Judging: Interview (30%), Fitness Wear (20% – Attire: Teen, Miss, Ms. and Mrs. Contestants may wear a one or two-piece aerobic wear outfit of her choosing. Classic contestants may wear a one or two-piece active wear outfit.), Fashion (20% — Glam fashion!), Evening wear (30% — Floor length gowns. Price and designer of gown are not judged.)
Ages: teen, college, Ms, Mrs, Senior
• Reminder: There are pageants in states near you that you can enter! • View pageants open to girls in all states • New York • New Jersey • New Hampshire • Vermont • Rhode Island • Pennsylvania • Maryland • Virginia • West Virginia