Miss Treasure Mountain
The 2020 Miss Treasure Mountain Festival Pageant will be held on Saturday, Sept. 11 at 7:00 p.m. at the Pendleton County High School Auditorium.
The pageant is open to all young ladies that are legal residents of West Virginia and fulfill the regulations for the appropriate category of their age. Preteen contestants are ages 9-11. Teen contestants are ages 12-15, and Queen contestants are ages 16-21. The Teen and Queen contestants will compete in personal interviews with the judges. All contestants will compete in personal sense of style, evening gown, and finalists have an on-stage interview. Applications are due September 6th, 2021.
The winner in the Queen division will receive a $500 cash prize, lodging and entry fee paid to the 2022 WV Association of Fairs and Festival Pageant, crown, sash, plaque, and flowers. The Teen Queen will be presented with a crown, sash, plaque, flowers, and a $100 cash prize. The Preteen Queen will receive a crown, sash, plaque, and flowers. Prizes will also be awarded to a 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up, Miss Photogenic, Miss Congeniality, and a Crowd Favorite in each division. The new queens will reign over the 53rd Annual Treasure Mountain Festival.
Taylor Aldridge from Ridgely was crowned the 2019-2020 Miss Treasure Mountain Festival Queen. Brooklyn Rohrbaugh from Maysville was crowned the 2019-2020 Teen Miss Treasure Mountain Festival Queen. Madelyn Johnson from Petersburg was crowned the2019-2020 Preteen Miss Treasure Mountain Festival Queen. These young women were crowned in 2019 and were given the opportunity to represent the festival for a second year due to here not being a 2020 pageant.
Aldridge represented the Treasure Mountain Festival at the West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pageant held in 2021 and placed in the top 16 out of 90 contestants. She is the first Miss Treasure Mountain Festival to place in the top 16 and the first young lady to have won Miss Treasure Mountain Festival in all three divisions. Aldridge was crowned Preteen Queen in 2011 and Teen Queen in 2016.
* Please see our Rules and Registration page for details.