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Miss Fire Island Contest

Miss Fire Island Contestant Application


52nd ANNUAL MISS FIRE ISLAND PAGEANT
OFFICIAL RULES AND APPLICATION

PAGEANT: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017
CORONATION BALL: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2017


THE ICE PALACE IS HAPPY TO WELCOME YOU ALL TO THIS YEAR’S PAGEANT, GIRLS.
CONTESTANTS WILL BE COMPETING IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES FOR THE CORRESPONDING AWARDS:


CATEGORY

AWARDS

Miss Fire Island

$1,200 + Crown and Trophy

Miss Cherry Grove (First Runner Up)

$500 + Crown and Trophy

Miss Ice Palace (Second Runner Up)

$150 + Crown and Trophy

Entertainer of the Year

$800 + Trophy

Ms. Fire Island

$300 + Crown and Trophy

Ms. Cherry Grove

$150 + Crown and Trophy

Most Popular (Determined by audience response and judges’ evaluation)

$200 + Plaque

Judges’ Award (Granted at the Judges’ discretion)

$150 + Plaque

Sponsors Award (Chosen by the sponsors)

$100 + Plaque



ELIGIBILITY:

1. MISS FIRE ISLAND - Maximum 20 applicants only.
Any male who has not surgically or hormonally altered his body. Judging is base on choice of apparel, style, make-up, hair, charm, walk and overall look in two (2) categories:
(A) Day Wear: Casual, sporty, or cocktail chic: anything appropriate to Fire Island that is knee-length or shorter. Hats permitted.
(B) Evening Gown: Must be floor-length and formal/haute couture. Headdresses not permitted.
2. ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR - Maximum 20 applicants only.
Paid professional entertainers who perform one piece lasting no longer than four (4) minutes. Performers may have a maximum of two (2) back-up dancers and/or singers. Judging is based on entertainment value, showmanship and costume.
3. MS. FIRE ISLAND - Maximum 20 applicants only.
Any male over 40 years of age and/or weighting more than 200 pounds. Judging is based on age or weight, but not on evening gown (floor length only), make up, hair, charm, walk and overall look. Headdresses are not permitted.


RULES AND REGULATIONS:

  • All “Miss” and “Ms” Fire Island contestants must arrive by 10:00 am on the morning of the contest – Saturday, September 9, 2017. There is a 9:20 am ferry departing from Sayville. Check in with contestant coordinators will take place between 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Any Miss or Ms contestants wishing to arrive prior to the day of the contest must make hotel reservation elsewhere. Dressing rooms are assigned according to contestant number. There will be four (4) contestants per room. Assistants are not permitted to enter the contestant’s dressing rooms due to space limitations. After the contest, rooms will be inspected for any damage and lack of cleanliness. If all is well – and we are sure it will be! Your security deposit will be returned, and you must check out at that time.

  • The winner and runners up in the “Miss” and “Ms” Categories must appear the next day in their winning evening gowns. Failure to do so will result forfeiture of prize money. The Miss Fire Island Management Team will provide overnight accommodations if necessary. Prize money for these categories is awarded after the Coronation Ball held on Sunday, September 10th at 4:00 pm.

  • All Entertainer of the Year Contestants must arrive at the Ice Palace by 6:00 pm, Friday, September 8, 2017. Music (no longer than four (4) minutes in length) must be on Flash Drive or sent beforehand by email to djchuck@hotmail.com. CD's will not be  accepted. At that time, you will have an opportunity to rehearse your number and have a sound check. If two (2) professionals choose the same music, the contestant whose entry is received first has the right to use it; the second entrant must select new material. Poor quality will not be accepted. Dressing rooms are assigned according to contestant number. There will be four (4) contestants per room. You may check into your room anytime after Friday at 3:00 pm and may stay, free of charge, until Sunday morning. After the contest, rooms will be inspected for any damage and lack of cleanliness. If all is well – and we are sure it will be! Your security deposit will be returned, and you must check out at that time.

  • We invite all Entertainer of the Year Contestants to appear in the Coronation Ball the following Day on Sunday, September 10, 2017. All contestants are invited to attend the Coronation Ball (Winner’s Pageant and Tea Dance) the following day, Sunday, September 10, 2017 and participants final walk.
  • There will be a meeting of all contestants on Saturday, September 9 at 10:00 A.M. You MUST attend. A contestant may not accept a gratuity (tip) at any time during the contest.
  • Please bring plenty of you own makeup remover wipes/towels/cloths. The Ice Palace and Dune Point are not responsible for any lost, damage or stolen belongings.
  • Anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol, whose conduct undermines the quality and integrity of this contest, or who is late for any rehearsal, check-in, contestant meeting or stage time will disqualified and removed from the premises.
  • The judges’ decisions are final! They are independent of the Ice Palace and are impartial. Contestant’s names are drawn at random to determine their contestant number. The coordinators of this contest reserve the right to make all decisions pertaining to the rules and regulations of the pageant.
  • Contestants may not perform or entertain at any other club or venue during the Miss Fire Island weekend; Friday, September 8th through Sunday, September 10th.

Personal Information


Category
Arrival Day
Music
Artist
 
 
Rooming
(choose one)

I am entering MISS category and share a complimentary room at Dune Point Guest House. No payment is required but damages will be charged to the contestant. All winners will stay Saturday night for the Sunday Coronation Ball at no charge.

 

I am entering the MS category and share a complimentary room at Dune Point Guest House. No payment is required but damages will be charged to the contestant. All winners will stay Saturday night for the Sunday Coronation Ball at no charge.

 

I am entering Entertainer of the Year category and share a complimentary room at Dune Point Guest House. No payment is required but damages will be charged to the contestant. All winners will stay Saturday night for the Sunday Coronation Ball at no charge.

  I will not require housing.
 
Check In is 3:00 pm and Check Out 11:00 am. For additional information please contact us at (631) 597-6600 between the hours of 10:00 am and 5:00 pm.

PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT

As a contestant of Miss Fire Island Pageant, I understand that from the time I check in to the Miss Fire Island Pageant. I am considered engaged in these events in this event, and may not perform elsewhere.

I voluntary agree to not perform in an entertainment event not specifically related to Miss Fire Island and/or any other venue in Cherry Grove or the Pines from 8:00 pm Friday, September 9th through Sunday, September 10th.

Each applicant is allowed to bring one dresser with them.  Additional helpers must buy tickets.  There is NO housing for any dressers, helpers, or hairdressers, and they must be over 21.  Thank you for complying.

I am fully aware of the rules and regulations inherent in participating in this event. I acknowledge that I have them and that I understand them.

I agree to the terms and conditions

$25 Miss Fire Island Contestant Entry Fee


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