2018-19 Citrus Preliminary
Pageants & Model Searches





Listed below are Citrus Preliminary Pageants and Model Searches in a city near you!

These events are geared to new comers or those who want to shine on the stage! We invite you to come and experience the all new and natural Citrus!


Sunday, October 7, 2018: (ORLANDO)

Crown Plaza Orlando Downtown

304 West Colonial Drive

Orlando, FL 32801

Hotel Telephone: (407) 843-8700


Sunday, October 14, 2018: (FORT LAUDERDALE)

Sheraton Suites Plantation

311 North University Drive

Plantation, FL 33324

Hotel Telephone: (954) 424-3300


Sunday, October 21, 2018: (KENTUCKY)

Louisville Marriott Downtown

280 West Jefferson Street

Louisville, KY 40202

Hotel Telephone Number: (502) 627-5045


Sunday, October 28, 2018: (ATLANTA)

Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel

1 Hartsfield Centre Parkway

Atlanta, GA 30354

Hotel Telephone Number: (404) 209-9999


Sunday, November 4, 2018: (TAMPA)

Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore

2225 North Lois Avenue

Tampa, FL 33607

Hotel Telephone Number: (813) 877-6688


Sunday, November 11, 2018: (FORT WALTON BEACH)

Holiday Inn Resort Fort Walton

1299 Miracle Strip Parkway SE

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

Hotel Telephone Number: (850) 301-9000


Sunday, November 18, 2018: (JACKSONVILLE)

Jacksonville Marriott

4670 Salisbury Road

Jacksonville, FL 32256

Hotel Telephone Number: (904) 296-2222


Sunday, December 2, 2018: (GAINESVILLE)

Wyndham Garden Conference Center Gainesville

2900 SW 13th Street

Gainesville, FL 32608

Hotel Telephone Number: (352) 377-4000


Sunday, December 9, 2018: (FORT MYERS)

Crown Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops

13051 Bell Tower Drive

Fort Myers, FL 33907

Hotel Telephone Number: (239) 482-2900


I’m Dreaming of a CITRUS Christmas Pageant!

The Queen of Everything and Avon are sponsoring a Christmas Pageant at the Westfield Broward Mall!

When: Sunday, December 16, 2018

Where: The Queen of Everything,
8000 West Broward Blvd. Suite 1210,
Plantation, FL 33388
(inside the Avon Store at the Westfield Broward Mall)

Time: Arrive at 1:00 p.m. and the Christmas Pageant will be at 2:00 p.m.

Categories: All you need is one Holiday inspired outfit. Please arrive in your Holiday outfit, space is limited!

Entry Fee: $100.00, but you receive $50.00 in Avon products, you pick them out in the Avon Store, it’s a perfect way to Christmas shop!

Every contestant will receive a Citrus crown, banner, trophy, and receive a free entry to the 2019 National Citrus Pageant and Model Search in Orlando, FL and $50.00 in Avon Products! 

We will limit this pageant to the first 10 entries!
Apply today Click Here!

All ages, girls/guys are welcome. Babies to Seniors!
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Sunday, January 6, 2019: (ORLANDO)

Crown Plaza Orlando Downtown

304 West Colonial Drive

Orlando, FL 32801

Hotel Telephone: (407) 843-8700

Citrus Preliminary Pageant & Model Search Information:

Age Divisions:

Little Miss Citrus: 0-11 months, 12-23 months, 2-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years

Little Mister Citrus: 0-35 months, 3-6 years
Mister Citrus Preteen: 7-12 years

Miss Citrus Preteen: 10-12 years

Miss Citrus Junior Teen: 13-15 years

Mr. Citrus Teen: 13-19 years

Miss Citrus Teen: 16-19 years

Mr. Citrus: 20 years and up

Ms. Citrus: 30-49 years

Ms. Citrus Classic: 50 years young and up

Note: Each Contestant competes in the age division as of his/her age on January 23, 2019 as that is the national cut-off date for the age requirements.

Special Citrus News:

At the Citrus Preliminaries, we crown 2 winners per division!! Queen/Princess or King/Prince, 1st Runner-up, 2nd Runner-up and 3rd Runner-up


Entry Fee:

$100.00 that covers the complete pageant and 6 Optional Categories too.


Admission Tickets:

$10.00 each for friends and family members. Sibling Discount: the 2nd child is $75.00 and 3rd child is $50.00 (including optional categories).


Competition Categories for the listed Citrus Preliminary Pageants:

Forever in Blue Jeans —

One piece of the outfit must be denim. You may wear anything as long as it’s denim. Your favorite blue jeans, skirt, shorts, dress, jacket, hat. Have fun and show your personality.

Formal Wear —
Girls may wear a short cocktail dress, long dress, Pageant Dress, or Sunday best. Boys may wear a dress pants/shirt, suit, or tuxedo.


6 Optional Categories:

Most Beautiful/Most Handsome Face —

Judged on stage


Best Attire —
Judged during formal wear

Prettiest Eyes —

Judged on stage


Prettiest Smile —
Judged on stage

Fashionista/Fashion Icon:

(Best Blue Jeans Attire)


Bring any size black/white or color photograph with you to check-in.

The photograph should be natural, face or full body, professional or candid shots allowed. We are looking for a pretty face and photogenic appeal.



The winner in each age division receives a FULL ENTRY FEE PAID to the 2019 National Citrus Pageant and Model Search, crown, banner, trophy, and special gift from Citrus Productions. We will award 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Runner-up in each of the age divisions.

Each Runner-up will receive a FREE ENTRY TO THE 2019 NATIONAL CITRUS PAGEANT AND MODEL SEARCH, trophy, and special gift from Citrus Productions. We will announce the 6 Optional Category Winner in each age division as they receive a FREE ENTRY TO THE 2019 NATIONAL CITRUS PAGEANT AND MODEL SEARCH and an Olympic-style medal, and special gift from Citrus Productions.


To Register for a Citrus Preliminary Pageant and Model Search:

CLICK HERE. Fill out the online application, indicate which Citrus Preliminary Pageant you will attend, and click SUBMIT.


You may PayPal $100.00 to director@littlemisscitrus.com

or click the PayPal button below to pay your entry fee

You may also call in a credit card payment to (407) 761-1145.


If you wish to do a $50.00 deposit and $50.00 at the door, please let us know. We may work out a payment schedule for you for the $100.00. There are no refunds.


Schedule for the Citrus Preliminaries and Model Searches:

10:00 a.m.— Please arrive to check-in, receive contestant number, submit photogenic entry, report to dressing area that will be provided for all contestants. Stage will be set up in ballroom if anyone wants to practice.

11:00 a.m.
— Forever in Blue Jeans Competition


12:00 Noon — Formal Attire Competition and Crowning. Upon completion of Formal Attire, we will announce all of the Citrus Awards, Runner-ups, and Kings and Queens.

2019 National Citrus Pageant and Model Search Dates:

February 1–3, 2019


New National Pageant Hotel:

Hyatt Regency Orlando

9801 International Drive

Orlando, FL 32819

Hotel Telephone Number: (407) 284-1234


ATTEND THE NATIONAL CITRUS PAGEANT AT-LARGE. If you are unable to attend one of the Open Citrus Preliminary Pageants or you simply do not live in close proximity to one of the Citrus Preliminary Pageants, you may advance directly to the National Citrus Pageant. We will offer you a FULL ENTRY FEE PAID. The only mandatory fee is a $200.00 registration fee that will cover 2 admission tickets, an interview shirt, your picture in the Citrus Program Souvenir Book, a copy of the Citrus Program Souvenir Book, and Citrus Tote Bag. To register to be an at-large contestant click on APPLY FOR NATIONAL PAGEANT.


Once the office receives your application, you will receive an informative email with all of your details.


Citrus Productions, National Director: Michael Galanes,

8000 West Broward Blvd., Suite 1210

Plantation, FL 33388
National Pageant Telephone Number: (407) 761-1145

Email: director@littlemisscitrus.com

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