BAY MINETTE, Alabama — The 2018 North Baldwin Beauty Review, March 3, will be a time to highlight the “beauty, grace and intelligence” of young ladies who reside in the northern portion of …
BAY MINETTE, Alabama — The 2018 North Baldwin Beauty Review, March 3, will be a time to highlight the “beauty, grace and intelligence” of young ladies who reside in the northern portion of Baldwin County.
The pageant begins at 6 p.m. at the L.D. Owen Performing Arts Center at Coastal Alabama Community College in Bay Minette. The Beauty Review is open to second through 12th grade students who reside in north Baldwin County. Students can be enrolled in public, private or home-school programs.
The pageant will feature four divisions: Little Miss Division (second-fourth grade), Junior Miss Division (fifth-sixth grade), Teen Division (seventh-eighth grade), and High School Division (ninth-12th grade). From the divisions, the winners will be crowned the Little Miss North Baldwin, Junior Miss North Baldwin, Miss Teen North Baldwin, and Miss North Baldwin for 2018.
There will be additional awards, prizes, and winners for a variety of other accolades deserving of recognition, as well as new awards and winners. The pageant is sponsored by the Baldwin County High School’s Tigerettes, under the direction of Elizabeth Bridges Byrd.
Contestants will wear evening gowns for the full duration of the pageant. For the High School and Junior High divisions, gowns can be floor or tea length and must fall below the knee. For the Elementary division, gowns can be floor, tea or knee length and must not fall any higher than the top of the knee cap.
The judging criteria will be self-expression/personality, presence and poise, beauty/appearance and overall appeal. The contestants will also take part in an on-stage interview where they will respond to a personal question provided prior to the program.
The winners may be asked to make special appearances at community events and to ride in local parades, including the annual Christmas Parade.
Applications for the 2018 North Baldwin Beauty Review are available at Bay Minette City Hall. Each contestant is asked to secure a minimum of $50 sponsorship, payable to Baldwin County High School.
Registration will take place 5 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the Performing Arts Center. Rehearsals will be held 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26-27, and March 1 (dress rehearsal).
For more information or to contribute to this event, contact Elizabeth Byrd via email at Elizabeth.B.Byrd@gmail.com.