February  17-20, 2022 

The NC/SC/TN/GA/MidAtlantic State pageant is the official State Preliminary competition for the Cosmos United States Pageant.  

The pageant will be held Thursday February 17, through Sunday February 20, 2022.

Contestants must be able to prove residence, ownership of property, or full-time employment in the State they choose to compete under. Mid-Atlantic is an open title and residents of any state that does not currently have a Cosmos US director may compete. 

All competition guidelines will follow those of the National Pageant. 


MINI MISS     (3-5 yrs)

LITTLE MISS  (6-9 yrs)

JR MISS          (10-13 yrs)​

- Evening Gown

- Fitness Wear

- Personality Wear 


TEEN  (14-19 yrs)

MISS  (20-29 yrs, never married/no kids)

MS     (21+, does not qualify for Miss/Mrs)

MRS   (21+, currently legally married)

- Evening Gown (must be floor length)

- Fitness Challenge (a certified fitness trainer will conduct)

- Swimsuit (Suit of your choice)

- Press Conference Style Interview 

- On-stage Question (top 5 only)


ELITE MS (50+ yrs, regardless of marital status)

- Evening Gown (must be floor length)

- Fitness Wear (you provide your own attire)

- Press Conference Style Interview

- On-stage Question (top 5 only)


- Interview (optional for Jr Miss)

- Fitness Challenge (optional for Jr Miss and Ms Elite)

- Photogenic (open to all divisions)

Event Location and Hotel Information

Harrah's Cherokee Casino

Conference Center

777 Casino Dr. 

Cherokee, NC 28719

Host Hotel:

Harrah's Cherokee

Room rate and reservation information to be relased closer to the event date. 

Competition Guide &

State Entry