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MISS ILLINOIS LOCAL PRELIMINARY COMPETITIONS

Official preliminaries for the 2017-2018 Miss Illinois Scholarship Pageant. All information is subject to change; contact local pageant directors for most up-to-date information. To contact a local director, click on the director’s e-mail below.

Miss Blackhawk Valley- November 11, 2017
Nancy Lee
BlackhawkValley@mcnsi.com
(309) 762-0884
Venue:  Rockridge High School
14110 134th Avenue West
Taylor Ridge, IL 61284
Pageant begins at TBA
Closed Pageant– Rock Island, Henry, Mercer, Warren, Knox, Henderson, Stark, Whiteside, and Bureau counties only.

Miss Capital City & Miss Land of Lincoln- November 25, 2017
Allison Buzick and Stephanie McGovern
MissCapitalCityMAO@gmail.com
http://www.misscapitalcitymao.weebly.com/

(217)720-2161
Venue: Ansar Shiner’s Club
630 South 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62701
Open Pageant

Miss Chicago & Miss Windy City- January 20, 2018
Rachel Johnson and Lacy Crawford
Rachel@misschicago.org
http://www.misschicago.org
(217) 741-3283
Venue: Vittum Theatre
Chicago, IL
Open Pageant

Miss East Central- January 27, 2018
Brooke Allen
misseastcentralillinois@gmail.com
(217) 495-0730
Venue: TBA
Pageant begins at TBA
Open Pageant

Miss Kankakee County- November 4, 2017
Dr. Patricia Polk and Gloria Sanders
dir.misskankakee@gmail.com
(815) 922-7243
misskankakeemao76.weebly.com
Open Pageant

Miss Macomb- February 24, 2018
Marta Ewen and Lana Markham
missmacomb.ed@gmail.com
(309) 333-2723
Venue: Macomb High School Feellheimer Auditorium
1525 South Johnson Road (east side of school)
Macomb, Illinois
Closed Pageant – McDonough, Hancock, Warren, Schuyler and Fulton counties only

Miss Metropolis- October 29, 2017
Sandy Farmer
missmetrodir@hotmail.com
(618) 645-0363
Venue: Baymont Inn and Suites Theatre
203 E. Front Street, Metropolis, IL  62960
Pageant begins at TBA
Closed Pageant– Massac County only

Miss Northern Suburbs- October 14, 2017
Robin Rutchi and Kristin Hadap
missnorthernsuburbs@gmail.com
(847) 872-7140
www.missnorthernsuburbs.com
Open Pageant

Miss Quincy – January 6, 2018
Lindsey Hess
lindseyNhess@gmail.com
(217) 440-3870
Venue: TBA
Quincy- Closed Pageant– Adams, Brown, Hancock, Schuyler, Pike and Scott counties only.

Miss Southern Illinois & Miss Heartland- November 5, 2017
Samantha Constantine
edmisssouthernillinois@gmail.com
Venue: Marion Cultural Civic Center
800 Tower Square Plaza, Marion, IL 62959
Southern Illinois- Closed Pageant- (217) or (618) Area Codes only.
Heartland- Open Pageant

Miss Springfield/Central Illinois/Prairie State- October 7, 2017
Sherri Winters
teachabunch@aol.com
(217) 622-9868
Venue: Glenwood High School
1501 Plummer Blvd, Chatham, IL
Pageant Begins at TBA
Miss Springfield- Closed Pageant– (217) Area Code only.
Miss Central Illinois/Prairie State- Open Pageants

Sweeps Pageant – TBD
Meganne Trela
missilsweeps@gmail.com
Venue: John A Logan College
700 Logan College Road
Carterville, Illinois 62918
Open to contestants who have competed in a local preliminary during the current pageant year

Types of Pageants:

Open Pageants: You must be a resident, full-time employee, or full-time student at a college or university in Illinois.
Closed Pageants: You must be a resident of the specified area, full-time employee in the specified area, or full-time student in a college or university located in the specified area.
College Pageants: You must be a full-time student at the listed college or university.