Queen Pageant

For young women ages 17 to 22, the Queen category helps young women to gain communication skills, build relationships and encourages volunteering in the community. The Illinois Festival Queen is the star of the show and represents the community throughout the year. The Miss Division is judged on personal interview, introduction on stage, casual wear, communication skills (one-minute speech),  formal wear and stage presence.

To become a contestant, please refer to the Handbook: