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Join the Facebook forum for pageants held in states bordering the Great Lakes. This means Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York and the province of Ontario.

The Great Lakes Pageant Scene forum allows pageant results (but not commentary on results), pageant contestant/titleholder appearance announcements, photos, videos, podcasts and articles (as long as they are not about an individual and any connection to crimes or other controversial material.) Pageant historical information is also welcome. Pageant coaches and pageant application solicitations are limited to one per week. Selling of gowns and cosmetics and requests to vote for online contests are prohibited.

No child pageants on this forum; only teen through classic pageants. National pageants welcome. State and local pageants must be held in one of the locations listed above.

USA National Miss to Model for ASHLEYlauren

Bridal-WeekOur 2015 USA National Miss, Katherine McQuade, will be modeling for designer ASHLEYlauren in New York City during International Bridal Week, October 10-12, 2015. Katherine was personally selected by the designer to model their gorgeous wedding line at the largest international bridal market in the world! This is a paid modeling job that also includes paid hotel accommodations and all meals. Katherine will join another ASHLEYlauren model, Sarah Gross- USA National Miss 2011,  as they will both be modeling together for the designer’s bridal line.


PageantCast Gazette: International Pageants 2015

PageantCast Gazette

    • Miss Universe 2014 Wrap Up

Jacksonville, FL – Congratulations to our new royalty from the International pageants.

      • Mrs. International 2015 is Farabe Algor
      • Miss International 2015 is Elise Banks
      • Miss Teen International 2015 is Jules Fletcher

photos courtesy of International Pageants

photos by Paula Preston

Learn more about the pageants at their webpages:

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2015 Illinois Galaxy Pageant


2015 Illinois Galaxy Pageant

  • Rachel Janovsky, Miss Teen Illinois Galaxy 2014
  • Kaley Albrecht, contestant for Miss Illinois Galaxy 2015
  • Jenny Valle, contestant for Miss Illinois Galaxy 2015
  • Deidre Cericola, Miss Illinois Galaxy 2015

Filmed live in Oak Lawn, IL on May 31, 2015

Thank you to Christine Boll and her staff for their hospitality at this event.


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Congratulations Miss Ohio 2014 Mackenzie Bart Winner of “America’s Next Weatherman”

Atlantic City, NJ (September 29, 2015) – Miss Ohio 2014, Mackenzie Bart, won a $100,000 prize for being named “America’s Next Weatherman” on the TBS Show presented by Funny or Die. Mackenzie competed in the 2015 Miss America Competition and won the preliminary talent award with her ventriloquist act. She is currently attends The Ohio State University and is working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Atmospheric Science.

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