*Open to any naturally born female WV resident.
*Must be unmarried and no children EXCEPT FOR MS & OLDER DIVISION (SEE EACH DIVISION FOR SPECIFIC DETAILS).
*Natural beauty pageant.
*Photogenic Award is an additional special award not to be placed in the overall score, also with volunteer hours/award.
*CURRENT TITLEHOLDERS ARE ONLY ALLOWED TO COMPETE IN CONSECUTIVE YEARS IF THEY AGE INTO ANOTHER DIVISION.
*ANY ACTIONS deemed inappropriate before, during, or following the pageant (for younger contestants this includes parents/guardians) can lead to disqualification or deduction of points. NO BULLYING or HARASSMENT OF ANY KIND WILL BE TOLERATED!!! This is not limited to personal appearance or social media.
*ALL titleholders will have a Queen's contract that is to be signed prior to leaving the facility day of your crowning.
*Miss Valley District Division Winner ONLY will represent RVFD/Valley District Fair at the WV Association of Fairs and Festivals Pageant in January 2021! There is a copy of the Queen’s contract LISTED BELOW Contract is to be signed prior to leaving the facility day of your crowning.
*Winners are expected to participate in at least 3 Reedsville VFD events NOT LIMITED TO MANDATORY EVENTS and 3 appearances throughout their title-holding year. Parades/appearances are not considered RVFD events, they are appearances. MANDATORY EVENTS: Valley District Fair & Buckwheat Cakes fundraiser.
*All Queen’s Platform is to promote the importance of fire safety awareness and the importance of supporting your local VFD. You may also represent your own as long as it is appropriate.
*Only the Miss Valley District Queen is eligible for representation at WV Association of Fairs and Festivals; however, if you would like to use your title to compete in another pageant requiring a title, you are required to contact Leticia Lambert prior to doing so 304-698-4461. You will be responsible for any and all fees associated with competing for a higher title. A Queen’s contract will also be drafted for your representation of the Reedsville VFD and Valley District Fair. If you win a higher title by competing with your Valley District Queen title and are unable to fulfill the duties of your MVD Queen title, you will be asked to crown your successor (1st runner-up). In an event the 1st runner-up is ineligible it will move further down the line or appropriate age division. If no contestant is eligible or available one will be appointed to fill the position by the MVD board.
Additional Rules for Ms., Mrs, Elite, & Classic Divisions:
*Ms. Division must be ages 16-35, unmarried, with or without children.
*Mrs. Division must be ages 16-35, married, with or without children.
*Elite or Classic division open to any woman in those age divisions with not restrictions of marriage/children/etc.