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Princess Camp

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The fastest growing mentoring program in the nation!

This dynamic, fun-filled camp benefits girls, ages 5 to 12, who are looking to improve upon skills that promote self-confidence, expression and find mentoring from today’s young leaders. Princesses will take the stage to perform a production number during the Miss Iowa/Miss Iowa’s Outstanding Teen state pageant, have fun at pageant events with the contestants and learn the importance of education, service, success and style from young female leaders in Iowa!

Your Princess will be tickled pink to:

  • ·         RECEIVE AN OFFICIAL MAOTEEN PRINCESS CROWN AND PRINCESS CAMP T-SHIRT!

  • ·         RECEIVE A SEAT RESERVED ESPECIALLY FOR HER; IN THE VIP PRINCESS SECTION AT THE MISS IOWA PAGEANT, THIS INCLUDES ALL THREE EVENINGS!

  • ·         TEAM UP WITH OUR MISS IOWA & MISS IOWA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN CONTESTANTS TO LEARN THEIR SECRETS TO SUCCESS!

  • ·         ENJOY THE SPOTLIGHT AS SHE TAKES THE STAGE IN A HIGH-ENERGY PRODUCTION NUMBER DURING THE MISS IOWA/MISS IOWA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN PAGEANT!

  • ·         LAUGH, GIGGLE AND SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT MISS IOWA FINALS!

  • ·         BE PAMPERED AT AN EXCLUSIVE PRINCESS ONLY, PAMPER ME EVENT.

  • ·         WORKOUT WITH THE MISS IOWA OFFICIAL TRAINERS

  • ·         WALK THE PINK CARPET AS MISS IOWA/MISS IOWA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN PRINCESS CELEBRITIES!

For years little girls have watched “Miss America” on television with a secret wish that someday, they too would be on THAT stage wearing THAT crown! Make those dreams come true by sending your princess to Miss Iowa Princess Camp! Don’t miss this unique opportunity to shape a child’s life in a way that will also give her enjoyment today and inspire confidence for tomorrow!

 

Miss Iowa Princess Camp Information

DEADLINE TO REGISTER AND BE RECOGNIZED IN THE MISS IOWA PROGRAM IS MAY 1, 2017.

WHO CAN BE A PRINCESS?
Princesses must be at least 5 years of age and no older than 12 by the Miss Iowa competition held in June.  State Board approval is required for interested participants outside the recommended age range.

 WHEN IS PRINCESS CAMP?
Princess Camp will begin Wednesday June 21st and ends on Saturday June 24th. The daytime portion of camp will be held Wednesday 6/21 8am-12pm, Thursday 6/22 8am-12pm, Friday 6/23 8am-12pm and Saturday 6/24 8am-12pm. Princess Camp will continue in the evenings with VIP seats at Miss Iowa preliminary and final competitions Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Princess will also take the stage each night for a special Princess Camp production number.  

RESPONSIBILITIES OF MISS IOWA REPRESENTATIVES
Miss Iowa and Miss Iowa’s Outstanding Teen contestants will have several opportunities to mentor Princesses during Miss Iowa week. Princesses will be mentored in the attributes of a future Miss America, which include appearance when in public, manners, kindness, and service to others and her community.

APPLICATION
To make the most of your Princess Camp experience, Princesses should complete and submit the entry forms immediately. Deadline for entry is May 1, 2017.

PRINCESS CAMP FEE
The fee is $300 for the first princess and $280 for additional princesses from the same family. Princesses returning to Miss Iowa Princess Camp from a prior year and using the same crown may pay a fee of $250. The fees may be paid by the family or the applicant may obtain a sponsorship from businesses, family, friends, or a combination of all three.

PROGRAM BOOK/WEBSITE PHOTO REQUIREMENTS
Each Princess must submit a .jpeg photo to, princess@missiowa.com by May 1, 2017.   The photo should be vertical and in sharp focus. High resolution of 300 dpi is needed for best reproduction quality. (A school photo will work.) Keep the hair off the face so it does not hide it or cast shadows on it. Do not cover the face with hair, hands, jewelry or clothing. The Princess should be looking forward and the full head must be shown.  Princess Camp participants will be featured in the Miss Iowa Program Book. Please include the name of the Princess exactly as it should appear in the program book. The photo, all forms and the entry fee must be submitted by the deadline of May 1, 2017, to appear in the program book.

DRESS REQUIREMENTS AND ACTIVITIES
For the day camp portion of Princess Camp, princesses must wear sneakers or other closed-toe shoes along with outfit of choice (Please send a sweatshirt in case of cold rooms). For Thursday and Friday evenings, princesses will wear their official Princess Camp t-shirt (provided) which will be a light blue/teal color along with white shorts, pants or skirts (please have them wear shorts under skirt) and sneakers. Saturday night, princesses should wear a white dress.

PROGRAM BOOK AD SALES
Each Princess is encouraged to sell at least one page in the Miss Iowa Program book.  The Princess selling the most pages* will receive 2 free season tickets to the Miss Iowa/Iowa’s Outstanding Teen Pageant (for her parents, family etc), and two free Miss Iowa Commemorative Program Books!  A Value of $240!

*A minimum of two pages must be sold to qualify.

CROWN AND T-SHIRTS
The Miss Iowa Princess Crown is the official MAOTeen Princess Crown, modeled after the official Miss America's Outstanding Teen Crown. The crown is not a toy and should be handled with care. It may be worn during official appearances as a Miss Iowa Princess. If the crown is damaged, it is the responsibility of the Princess and her family to replace it at a cost of $55, plus shipping. One t-shirt will be provided to each Princess. Additional t-shirts may be purchased at $15 each.

ACCOMMODATIONS, TRANSPORTATION AND MEALS
All Miss Iowa Princesses’ family and/or friends are responsible for their housing, transportation, and meals during their stay in Davenport. Many princess campers’ families choose to stay at the Miss Iowa Host Hotel. The Best Western Steeplegate is our 2017 host hotel.  Please be sure to mention Miss Iowa Princess Camp when booking rooms for a discounted rate. Hotel booking information to follow.

BACKSTAGE GENERAL RULES
No one is permitted backstage at any time, except security, stage personnel, and pageant officials.

MISS IOWA COMPETITION
A VIP section of seats for the Princesses will be reserved at the Miss Iowa/Miss Iowa’s Outstanding Teen Pageant on 6/22, 6/23 & 6/24. The Princess Camp Program Coordinator and additional pageant staff or assistants will be seated with and supervise the Princesses at each competition. Parents, family and friends will need to purchase tickets to Miss Iowa separately. Each Princess will need at least one adult present at the pageants. Ticket forms and payment instructions will be sent out at a later date.

 

Princess Camp