THIS PAGEANT IS A 2014 SOUTH FLORIDA STATE PRELIMINARY
Awarding $1000 at State and $5000 at Nationals
*YOU DO NOT HAVE TO LIVE IN HILLSBROUGH COUNTY TO BE ELIGIBLE TO COMPETE!*
PAGEANT TO BENEFIT "THE SPRING" OF TAMPA......DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER
"Wizard of Oz" Themed Wear Pageant!
Winners will receive a rhinestone crown, monogrammed Miss Heart of the USA County Queen sash, rhinestone pin, and entry fee paid to the 2014 South Florida State Miss Heart of the USA Pageant.
Please submit your entry fee via PayPal before completing the registration form. Once your entry fee is submitted you will be redirected back to this page to complete the form. We are only accepting a max of 10 contestants per division. If your division is full it will not let you complete the payment process.
**PLEASE READ ALL DETAILS BELOW BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ENTRY FORM**
2014 Hillsborough County's
Miss Heart of the USA Pageant
Saturday February 16, 2014
Pageant begins at 2:00PM.
American Legion USS Tampa Post 5
3810 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Fl 33609
Entry Fee: $35 plus 10 nonperishable food items
*ONLY 10 CONTESTANTS WILL BE ACCEPTED IN EACH DIVISION*
Your division is based on your age as of January 1st, 2014
Baby Miss (Ages 0-23 months)
Tiny Miss (Ages 2-4 years)
Little Miss (Ages 5-7)
Petite Miss (Ages 8-10)
Junior Miss (Ages 11-13)
Teen Miss (Ages 14-16)
Miss (Ages 17-23)
Ms (ages 24 and up)
Attire:Attire for this pageant is CASUAL WEAR (this pageant is "Wizzard of Oz" themed! This can be custom made or off the rack!
Hair and Makeup: We are not a glitz pageant but do allow makeup. Please come completely dressed and ready to compete. There will be a bathroom available for minor touch ups but please arrive completely dressed in your pageant attire with hair and makeup finished!
Competition Details:Contestants will do a walk of choice to upbeat music. We provide the music so you do not need to bring a CD. Model like you are in a fashion show! :) Standing behind the judges and coaching your constestant is not allowed! Please note that we do not consider a parent or grand parent waving and smiling at a baby on stage "coaching"......please do not stand behing the judge to do it, however! COACHING is standing behind the judges and using hand gestures or body motions to direct your child to do specific moves or routines on stage!
Check In:Check in begins at 1:00 and ends at 1:45.
DO NOT ARRIVE EARLY TO CHECK IN.
Contestants will not be allowed to check in after 1:45, so be sure you are on time!
Judging: Contestants will be judged on Overall Appearance, Stage Presence and Personality.
Miss Heart of the USA Signature Titles (c):
Queen of Hearts(c) title:www.missheartoftheusa.com/stompingouthungerAll of our pageants are "Pageants with a Purpose" and we love to teach our girls the importance of giving back to the community. Each contestant is required to bring in a minimum of 10 nonperishable food items. The one contestant that brings in the most items will be awarded our Queen of Hearts title. If you are bringing in more than the required 10 you must have the items counted prior to turning it in. All items must be in boxes or REUSABLE shopping bags labeled with the contestants name and division. The contestant who turns in the most items with the proper labeling will receive a rhinestone crown, monogrammed sash and entry fee paid to the 2013 South Florida's Miss Heart of the USA Pageant.
SpokesModel(c):www.missheartoftheusa.com/spokesmodelOur "Spokesmodel" title is awarded to the contestant who acquires the most points while helping to promote our Hillsbrough Miss Heart of the USA Pageant. For the official post, posters and flyers, and report forms contact my office
10 POINTS — for each completed “On-Line Posting Sheet” you turn in! (20 Posts per sheet)—Must be complete—with URLs see www.missheartoftheusa.com/spokesmodel for more rules and more information
30 POINTS — for each completed “Poster Placement” sheet you turn in—Must be complete—with names of businesses and signature of owner, manager, etc.
50 POINTS — for each contestant who you refer who registers and competes in a MHoftheUSA Preliminary! (must be new to the Miss Heart of the USA system, not a member of your immediate household and must put your name in the "referred by" section on the registration form)
Winner will receive a rhinestone crown, monogrammed Miss Heart of the USA County Queen sash, rhinestone pin and entry fee paid to the 2014 South Florida's Miss Heart of the USAState Pageant.
Viewer’s Choice:Our Viewers Choice title is voted on by the audience. Each vote is $1.00 and you can vote as many times as you'd like. You can collect up votes before the pageant to bring in from family and friends. The contestant with the most votes WINS! Winner will receive a rhinestone crown, monogrammed Miss Heart of the USA County Queen sash, rhinestone pin, and entry fee paid to the 2014 South Florida's Miss Heart of the USA State Pageant.
Miss Photogenic:Photos can be of any size and do not have to be professionally done. This can be a headshot or full body shot. You can include up to 5 photos at $10.00 per photo. The photo with the highest score will be used towards your total photogenic score. We will award ONE photogenic winner.
Winner will receive a rhinestone crown, monogrammed Miss Heart of the USA County Queen sash, rhinestone pin, and entry fee paid to the 2014 South Florida's Miss Heart of the USA State Pageant.
*YOU MUST FIRST ENTER YOUR DIVISION BEFORE YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO COMPETE FOR THE PHOTOGENIC TITLE*
Each person entering the pageant (except for the contestant) is required to purchase an armband. These armbands are $10 each.
HELPING STOMP OUT HUNGER ONE COUNTY AT A TIME
Miss Heart of the USA
PO Box 1984
Dothan, Alabama 36302 FAQ Page