MASSENA -- There will be a Stars and Stripes beauty pageant at the St. Lawrence Centre Mall on July 3 at 4 p.m. in the mall's center court.
It is open to all girls up to age 18. The only requirement is to wear an outfit that is red, white and blue.
Contestants should show up at 3 p.m. for registration and stage practice.
Entry fee is $25. There are categories for ages 0 to 1, 2 to 4, 5 to 7, 8 to 11, 12 to 14 and 15 to 18. For the $25 entry fee, girls will be judged in their category only. For an extra $10, they can enter to be judged as overall winner of all age groups.
There are four additional categories into which participants can buy. They include best eyes, smile, attire and hair. They are $5 for one category of $10 for all four.
Registration deadline is 3:50 p.m. the day of the event.
Event organizers ask all participants and spectators bring a non-perishable food item. They will be donated to The Temple for their Christmas in July event.
There will also be a 50/50 raffle with proceeds helping Aubrianna Phelix go to the Northern All-Stars pageant in Liverpool in August where she will represent Massena.
Info: Carmela Phelix, 705-4714 or 250-2496