Miss Nevada County Pageant and Talent Show Contestants
by Bren Yocom
27 contestants will be vying for Fair Queen titles this Saturday at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. The pageant is scheduled to begin at 10:30 Saturday morning, with the Infant, Baby, Tiny and Little Miss Divisions taking the stage. After crowning in those four events, there will be a short break to prepare for the evening activities.
Jr Miss and Miss contestants will participate in private interviews with the judges that afternoon before joining the remaining contestants under the spotlight for the conclusion of the pageant.
The talent portion, along with the Young, Petite, Debutante, Jr and Miss divisions will begin at 5 p.m., with talent contestants performing throughout the evening. All age divisions will compete in evening gown, with the exception of the Jr Miss division who will compete in interview, sportswear and evening gown and Miss who will compete in interview, swimwear and evening gown.
The pageant will be held in the Potlatch Building at the Nevada County Fairgrounds this Saturday, September 14 at 10:30 a.m and again at 5:00 p.m. Admission is $5
This year, there are 5 talent contestants:
Kendall Laughard and Sidney Niven will perform in the Senior Vocal Solo Division
Essence Thomas will compete in the Senior Dance Solo Division
Peyton Christopher and Baleigh Laughard will perform in the Junior Vocal Solo Division
Pageant Contestants are featured by age group below:
Infant Miss 0-11 years
Baby Miss 12-23 months
Tiny Miss 2-3 years
Little Miss 4-5 years
Petite Miss 6-7 years
Young Miss 8-9 years
Debutante Miss 10-13 years
Junior Miss 14-17 years
Miss 18-23 years