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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
(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

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
(217) 741-3283
Venue: Vittum Theatre
Chicago, IL
Open Pageant

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

Miss Kankakee County- November 4, 2017
Dr. Patricia Polk and Gloria Sanders
(815) 922-7243
Open Pageant

Miss Macomb- February 24, 2018
Marta Ewen and Lana Markham
(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
(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
(847) 872-7140
Open Pageant

Miss Quincy – January 6, 2018
Lindsey Hess
(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
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
(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 – March 17, 2018
Meganne Trela
Venue: John A Logan College
700 Logan College Road
Carterville, Illinois 62918
Open Pageant 

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.