TCP North Texas Holiday Pageant is open to all of Texas!  You must be a resident of Texas.  You don’t need previous pageant experience to compete.  We are open to all ages and all abilities.  And we open to boys ages 0 – 12 years old!  All contestants will walk away with a prize.

We are a natural system so forget about fake hair, fake tans, and anything else fake.  As a natural pageant we don’t expect makeup on girls ages 5 and under.  For girls ages 6 and up only age appropriate makeup is expected.  We want to see your inner beauty shine through poise and personality.  Good sportsmanship is required and expected of all contestants and their families.  TCP North Texas has a strict zero tolerance for bullying and conduct unbecoming of a contestant and/or titleholder.

Early Bird Registration Has Now Ended.  Please see our Pageant Registration Tab for our Latest Registration Special.  

Official contestant registration packets are emailed within 24 hours after the registration fee is paid in full via PayPal.  The official contestant packet and pageant schedule is sent to the email address used to pay on PayPal.  If you have a different email address for correspondence please contact us at so we can update our emailing list as soon as possible.

The pageant location will be in the DFW/Metroplex area.  The exact location is not publicized out of privacy and security concerns for our contestants.  The exact location is emailed to our contestants as part of the official contestant packet.  Emcee sheets that are read during the mandatory competitions, are sent to contestants via email 3 weeks prior to pageant date.

Competition Age Categories – Your age as of December 8, 2018 determines what age category you will compete in.

  • Baby 0-23 months – Closed
  • Wee 2-3 years – Closed
  • Tiny 4-5 years – Filling Fast!
  • Little 6-7 years – Filling Fast!
  • Petite 8-9 years
  • Young 10-12 years – Filling Fast!
  • Teen 13-15 years
  • Miss 16-19 years
  • MS (unmarried) 20 and up
  • MRS (married) 20 and up

Mandatory Competition – All Contestants Compete for Division Title

In order to compete for the division title, contestants are required to compete in the following categories

  • Formal Wear
  • Christmas Outfit of Choice

Pageant Fees:

  • Mandatory Fees –  This means you must pay in order to compete
    • $60 – Formal Wear and Christmas Outfit of Choice; these count towards your division title.  This a mandatory fee.
      • $30 Registration Deposit is required.  Balance of fee is due at pageant check-in unless otherwise noted.  Go the the Pageant Registration page to pay the deposit.
      • ENDED $30 – Discounted Registration fee until 09/30/2018 for Formal Wear and Christmas Outfit of Choice. Must be paid in full to take advantage.
      •  ENDED – $10 – Early Bird Fee until 08/01/2018 for Formal Wear and Christmas Outfit of Choice. Must be paid in full to take advantage. -ENDED
    • $40 – Photos by Sha basic photo package – MANDATORY, YOU WILL PAY THIS AT PAGEANT CHECK-IN
  • Optional Contests – These do not count towards the division title. They are a great way to win side awards in addition to the division titles
    • $10 Best Smile
    • $10 Best Personality
    • $10 Best Christmas Outfit
    • $10 Best Photogenic – 2 photos
      • $5 for each additional photo up to 3 additional; 5 total photogenic
    • $10 Best Portfolio – limit of 6 portfolio photos
  • Other Fees – $20 Ballroom Entry Wristband Fee.   Everyone ages 2 and up are required to purchase a $20 wristband to come into the ballroom.  Contestants are not required to purchase a wristband.  Anyone occupying a seat must pay the $20 wristband fee.

TCP North Texas has a long-standing policy of NO REFUNDS AND NON-TRANSFERABLE FEES!