Choosing a Pageant

There is more than just one pageant in which ladies may compete. However, we believe the MISS USA® or MISS TEEN USA® Pageant is the right pageant for you and NO experience is required!  We encourage you to read the information below and examine every pageant against these criteria, so you can see why the Miss Universe Organization is the most successful pageant system in the world today!

  • How many years has the pageant been in existence?

The MISS USA® PAGEANT is here to stay. It is in its 64th Year and shows no signs of slowing down. Many Pageants claims of grandiose are less than 5 years old – some are even younger.

  • The MISS USA® and MISS TEEN USA® Pageants have been seen in the on major network Television. Does the entry fee cover all of contestant’s costs for the Weekend?

The only additional costs for contestants include purchasing an Opening # T-shirt (TEENS only) and a competition swimsuit. Other than that, there are no additional costs for hotel, meals, workshops, program magazines, etc. Some optional costs include DVD show package, Photography package, etc.

  • About the Pageant Team:

The Pageants NW Team is dedicated to help make this experience a positive one and to invigorate young women to believe in themselves and to live up to their potential. The team will also help the titleholders prepare  for the national pageant. The state directors have judged many pageants and work regularly with the media to promote young women. They bring years of priceless experience and stability, which cannot be underestimated, as it is very rare.

  • What will the contestants need to provide?

Once accepted, contestants will need: Evening gown for the Evening Gown competition, swimsuit for Swimsuit competition and a dress or suit for the Personal Interview competition.

  • There are three categories of competition.
  1. Evening Gown
  2. Swimsuit
  3. Personal Interview

No prior experience with pageants is necessary to win the crown!