How long is the pageant process?
All contestants must participate in Pageant Prep workshop to prepare for a memorable pageant experience.
The Pageant will consist of an all day Pageant Prep workshop for all contestants. Workshop will include pageant walk with poise and grace, personal development, wardrobe selection guidance for competition, stage presence, interview skills, introduction and public speaking. Preparation for receiving your "CROWN"!
When can I register?
Now!!! Open Registration is going on now for our 2021 Preliminary pageants throughout NC and SC. You can register on line or call our office at 704-870-7002. If you have questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you call please leave the contestants name and age plus contact information.
Why should I participate?
"It is more than just a Crown" and "We are more than just a Pageant"! We showcase Natural Beauty and Confidence for our girls and Elegance and Confidence for our women. Whether this is your first pageant or not, this is a Carolina Girls/Women's Rock Pageant! Our pageants are designed to be fun, memorable, and to promote confidence.We live in a world where females are constantly judged by their physical appearance. We celebrate each other for having enough courage and confidence to embrace ourselves, get on stage, rock with confidence, and be proud of who we are!!! CGRP/CWRP...WITH CONFIDENCE...WE ROCK!!!!
What are the categories of competition?
Interview, Personal Introduction, High Fashion Runway, Evening Gown, On-Stage Question, and
People's Choice Award - On line voting
Optionals- Photogenic, Talent, Runway Model, Miss Congeniality (chosen by peers)
A Star is Born (CWRP Only)- details shared at Open Call
What are the winnings and/or opportunities?
Beautiful Crown and Embroidered Rhinestone Sash - Trophy - Lovely Bouquet of Flowers - Credit Voucher of $295 towards the State Pageant Fee - Jewelry Gift - Carolina Crown Case - Professisonal Photo Shoot - Featured in CGR/CWR Social Media Ads and Crown Magazine, plus guest appearances
What happens after I register?
You will receive a response via email/phone and notification by email reference your updated information; Pageant Packet which includes all the pertinent information needed for competition and preparation for the pageant will be distributed at Open Call or emailed. Please contact us if you have questions and to receive more information - 704-870-7002
What are the Age Divisions?
Girls ages 5 thru 19 are divided into divisions depending on their age the day of pageant. (Divisions subject to change depending on number of contestants)
Women ages 20 and Up are divided into age divisions
20 -29 Miss Fierce/ 30 - 39 Miss Fabulous / 40- 49 Miss Flawless /50 and up Miss Foxy/ Plus Size 14 and up - Miss Fantabulous.
What is the entry fee?
The Preliminary Pageants Entry Fee is $249. State Pageant Entry Fee is $395. Inquire about "Bring a Friend" and "Sibling" discounts. Inquire if you have questions.
When is the next Pageant?
Carolina Girls Rock Preliminary Pageants - June, August, September 2021
Carolina Women Rock Preliminary Pageants - August and September 2021
State Pageant - November 2021
Do you have vendors as part of your event?
Yes, we are always looking for vendors to participate. We love to support our small businesses and entrepreneur community. If you are interested, please contact us for more information. Vendor tables are $100.
What if I live in another City or State outside Charlotte.
You are invited to be a Contestant....because YOU Rock!
When are the Pageant Prep Training sessions?
Trainings are held the Saturday prior to competition for the Preliminary Pageants
How does Carolina Girls Rock make a difference?
Our commitment of "Giving Back while we Rock the Community" is shown as we encourage our contestants to donate non-perishable food items and hygiene products for women and girls so that we can donate them to an organization in need.
What happens at Open Call?
Open Calls are scheduled beginning in April. We will introduce the team and Directors. Answer any questions you may have. Discuss the Pageant Handbook. You must register. You will have the opportunity to meet the staff and find out the mission and purpose of our program. If you participate in an Open Call, you will receive a gift from our team.