Miss Food City Pageant
Each year, the annual Miss Food City Pageant showcases young women from across the region. Co-sponsored by WXBQ 96.9 FM – 24 Carrot Country, this year’s pageant will take place on Saturday, November 6th 7 p.m. at The McGlothlin Center for the Arts at Emory & Henry College in Emory, VA.
Miss Food City 2021 will be crowned to represent Food City during various company related events, including the Food City 300 and Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Miss Food City Pageant tickets will be available at the door the day of the event for an admission fee of $10.00. Children 5 and under are admitted free. Proceeds benefit sponsored charities of the Twin Cities Woman’s Club.
Contestants are being sought throughout the region. The pageant entry fee is $110. Applications are now available on-line. Deadline for entry is 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 14, 2021. Entrants will be limited to the first 20 applications received. Miss Food City will receive $4,000 cash, along with additional prizes.
Headquartered in Abingdon, Virginia, K-VA-T Food Stores (Food City’s parent company) operates 132 retail outlets throughout southeast Kentucky, southwest Virginia, east Tennessee, Chattanooga and north Georgia.