Fort Mill Little Miss Pageant

Welcome to Little Miss-Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay Pageant, Little Miss - Teen Miss  Rock Hill & York County Pageant,  Miss Carolina Queens  Pageant  web site!


Applications for the pageants will be added 60 days priort to the events.

 Upcoming Events: Little Miss - Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay Pageant, Sunday, September 23, 2012 and

Little Miss - Teen Miss Rock Hill & York County Pageant, Sunday, November 4, 2012

The Little Miss - Teen Miss pageants are open to SC residents ages 2-19. Age is determined by the contestants age on June 1, 2013. These are preliminary pageants for Little Miss - Teen Miss South Carolina to be held in August of 2013.

Link to Application

 The Little Miss-Teen Miss Fort Mill and Tega Cay Pageant  will be held  in Tillman Hall at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC at 3:00 pm on Sunday. September 23, 2012.  The Little Miss-Teen Miss Rock Hill and York County Pageant  will be held  at Nation Ford High School in Fort Mill, SC at 3:00 pm on Sunday. November 4, 2012.  Applications  will be available soon on the web site and can also be picked up at Elite Repeats Consignment & Boutique in Tega Cay in the Walmart shopping center. The store is immediately to the right of Verizon. Elite Repeats has  pageant wear available for both rent and sale.  The store is open Monday thru Friday  from 11-7 and Saturday 10-6 during the summer.  Store phone number is (803)547-0935,  Address is 1135 Stonecrest Blvd, #115, Tega Cay, SC.
 Coming in 2013
Miss Carolina Queens Pageant, date to be determined

Miss Carolina Queens Summer Fest Pageant. date to be determined

Little Miss - Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay Pageant, Sunday Sept. 23, 2012

Little Miss - Teen Miss Rock Hill & York County Pageant, Sunday Nov. 4, 2012

Over $39,000 in savings bonds will be awarded at the state pageant!!!

* Local winners will have the opportunity to represent their title at the Little Miss – Teen Miss SC pageant in June 2013. *

A Double Preliminary!  Two Chances to win for one low entry fee!! Deadline to Enter Sept. 21, 2012.  NO DOOR ENTRIES Registration & Open Rehearsal       Registration begins at 1:30.  Stage is open for practice from 1:30 -2:45.  Pageant begins at 3:00.                                                                   Younger Divisions                                                                                                      
Miss Tiny Tot (2 years) Wee Miss Tiny Tot (3 years) Little Miss Tiny Tot (4 years) Wee Miss (5-6 years)
* All contestants ages 4 and under must have an adult accompany them on stage.  They do not have to hold the contestants hand but they must be close enough to touch them at all times. Wee Miss Contestants will walk alone but will not be scored on modeling.
Older Divisions
Little Miss (7-9 years) Young Miss (10-12 years) Young Miss Teen (13-15 years) Teen Miss (16-19 years)

 Age on June 1, 2013 determines age division for local & state pageant.

 All contestants must be South Carolina residents.

   All Miss Tiny Tot contestants MUST be at least 24 months old on 6/1/13

  Only one (1) adult will be allowed in the dressing area and rehearsal area with each contestant. The dressing area space is very limited  in Tillman Hall Auditorium where the Little Miss - Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay pageant will be held, so come ready to change and go on stage. This is a 120 year old historical auditorium with limited lighting, space and electrical outlets and a gorgeous stage with lots of seating.

 Auditorium will be open for spectators at 2:00 P.M.

 $5 Admission  ~ 5 & Under free

Entry Fees: Beauty                            $75    (2 titles awarded per age division for one entry fee)    Optional Events: Color or B & W Photogenic  $15     any size Color or Blk & White photo -  headshot Color or B & W portfolio       $15     any size Color or Blk & White photo  – full body Extra Photos                         $ 5     each Headshot & Full Body          $25    enter both $25, mail or turn in photos at registration. Photogenic competition  is judged at 2:15 prior to pageant, so PLEASE arrive on time for registration! Early Bird special!  Turn in entry fee and/or optional photogenic fees prior to September 15  and save $10 off your beauty fee!  Beauty fee is $65 if paid prior to September 15.  Awards:  Beauty winners receive an official LMSC tiara & LMSC banner and will represent Fort Mill & Tega Cay in the Little Miss & Teen Miss South Carolina Pageant in June of 2013!  All contestants not placing will receive a participation trophy.  Photogenic and Snapshot winners will receive trophies. Photos can be mailed or turned in at registration. Label photos on back with name and age division.
Judges will be told:  Sunday dress or pageant dress is acceptable; hair and make-up should be appropriate for child’s age; look for beauty, poise, and personality on stage; modeling will not count for ages 6 and under (4 and under will have an adult on stage with them).  Modeling on stage will not be the main focus for ages 7-19.  Ages 7-9 should wear a short dress and ages 10 -19  should wear a long dress/evening gown.  Hair, make-up and gown should be age appropriate.  No Pro-Am modeling!  This is NOT a glitz pageant!

AGAIN in 2012! There will be one high score overall winner  that will receive a round crown and a trophy  in addition to their age division title tiara and banner.  There will be one overall photogenic winner that will receive a round crown and a trophy  in addition to  their photogenic age division winner  trophy! Scores and/or score sheets will not be given – this is against the rules of the Little Miss South Carolina Pageant.  Judges are not to be approached before, during, or after the pageant.  All contestants, family, and friends are expected to display good sportsmanship. 

There are NO restrictions on Local winners competing in other pageants. 

OPTIONAL competition for Children’s Miracle Network Fundraiser

Two overall  Winners!

The two contestants who collect the most signatures at $1 each (with a minimum of 125 signatures)   will receive the titles of Little Miss-Teen Miss Fort Mill Sweetheart &  Little Miss-Teen Miss  Tega Cay  Sweetheart and a fabulous prize package consisting of a gorgeous, large rhinestone tiara,  a large trophy,  and a LMSC banner with a rhinestone crown pin   and will qualify to compete in the Little Miss & Teen Miss South Carolina Pageant in June 2013!

All contestants competing for the Sweetheart Miss titles will receive awards (minimum 35 signatures):

Awards:                35 signatures                       small tiara

                             50 signatures                       medium tiara

                             100 signatures                     large tiara

Top 2 overall signature winners will receive a very large rhinestone tiara,  a large trophy, and a LMSC banner with a rhinestone crown pin and the right to compete in the Little Miss - Teen Miss South Carolina pageant in June of 2013! 

ALL Signatures & Monies CAN be turned in at the door. If you are competing in the OPTIONAL Sweetheart competition, please email me so that I make sure to have enough tiaras, trophies and large crowns! Email me at and let me know your child is participating.  Attire: Ages 2-6 years - Short dress (Pageant or Sunday) may also wear longer length church dresses Ages 7-9 years - Short dress (Pageant or Sunday) Ages 10-19 years - Long dress/Evening gown

Deadline for entries:  sept. 21, 2012

 Payments accepted:  check, cash, cashiers checks and money orders.

Make checks payable to:        Linda Hoverman O'Neal Mail applications and payment to:

Linda Hoverman O'Neal

7101 Anchorage Lane

Tega Cay, SC  29708

Photos and sweetheart signature forms can be mailed with application or turned in at registration.  If you have any questions or need further information:  Email me at or

 704-904-0117, cell phone (803)547-3570, home phone I look forward to hearing from you!  Linda

Photos from past pageants can be viewed here:

Gown and dress sales & rentals available at Elite Repeats Consignment & Boutique located in Wal-Mart shopping center on Hwy 160 in Tega Cay at 1135 Stonecrest Blvd. #115.   (803)547-0935



All winners will receive a beautiful tiara and a sash, all participants receive a trophy

$5.00 admission

Age Divisions

24 months - 3 years Miss Tiny Tot Fort Mill and Miss Tiny Tot Tega Cay 

3 years – Wee Miss Tiny Tot Fort Mill and Wee Miss Tiny Tot Tega Cay

4  years – Little Miss Tiny Tot  Fort Mill and Little Miss Tiny Tot Tega Cay

4-6 years - Wee Miss Fort Mill & Wee Miss Tega Cay

7-9  years – Little Miss Fort Mill & Little Miss Tega Cay

10-12 years – Young Miss Fort Mill & Young Miss Tega Cay

13-15 years – Young Miss Teen Fort Mill & Young Miss Teen Tega Cay

16-19  years – Teen Miss Fort Mill & Teen Miss Tega Cay

Little Miss - Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay Pageant OVERALL Photoenic winner

Little Miss - Teen Miss Fort Mill & Tega Cay Pageant OVERALL winner - overall high scores in pageant

Little Miss  -Teen Miss Fort Mill Sweetheart & Little Miss - Teen Miss Tega Cay Sweetheart - 2 girls with the  most signatures collected


Judging will be based upon natural beauty, poise, self-confidence & overall appearance.  No interviews. No talent.         No pageant experience necessary.  A parent may walk on stage with girls ages 4 and under.

***No  glitz, heavy makeup, fake hair, flippers, etc…

Fort Mill Pageant Winners
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View pageant clothing available for sale or rent at:
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