2022 Pageant- December 6, 2021


Orientation: Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 - Kendrick Auditorium
Contestant lineup is determined, walk through of pageant day, and receive tickets for purchase. Get any questions answered in advance!

*required unless approved by Pageant Board of Directors

Competition ages as of the pageant date: 

  • Mini Miss: 7-9 

  • Little Miss: 10-12 

  • Junior Miss: 13-17 

  • Miss: 17-22 

Our winners receive: 

  • Miss Winner $1,000 Scholarship

  • All titleholders earn a Manatee County Fair Queen crown, banner sash, trophy & flowers

  • Runners up in each category receive trophy and flowers

Our contestants receive: ​

  • Fair Contestant T-Shirt

  • 2 tickets to the next Manatee County Fair (one for contestant and one for a parent/guardian)

Areas of Competition

Judges will select winners from the following criteria (all attire must be no higher than approximate knee length):
  • Private Interview: Mini & Little: 5-minute Group Interview 2-3 at a time; Junior & Miss: 5-minute Individual Interview
  • Western Wear
  • On-Stage Questions: One during Interview Attire and one during Western Wear. 
  • Formal Wear (no hats or gloves).


Palmetto High School Auditorium

Current Titleholders

Miss Manatee County Fair
Kylee Graham
Junior Miss
Alyssa Pritchett
Little Miss
Maebry Paris
Mini Miss 
Taylor Nock