Rising Star

Miss River City Rising Star Requirements: UPDATED DETAILS WILL BE POSTED SOON


Girls ages 7 to 11 (cannot turn 12 before June 1, 2020 and must be 7 for Teen by March 1, 2020 and Miss by June 1, 2020) are invited to participate in the Miss River City Rising Star program.  Rising Star is mentoring program through the Miss Alabama Pageant, Inc. and gives the Rising Star(s) the opportunity to spend time with either Miss River City or River City Outstanding. 

The young ladies who participate will enjoy the afternoon of making posters for October 13, 2019 area animal shelters, etiquette class, meeting the contestants, meeting Miss Alabama 2012 Anna Laura Bryan Snider and Miss Alabama 2018 Callie Walker and will to introduced onstage during the pageant. Rising Star participants will need to arrive at the Hartselle High School Theater at 8:30 on the day of the pageant and picked up at 11:00 for a lunch break.  They will need to return at 2:00 pm to a designated dressing room to get ready to participate in the pageant. 


Two young ladies will randomly be selected as the River City Rising Stars.  Each young lady who wish to participate at the next level (at Miss Alabama or Miss Alabama Outstanding Teen), their names will be place in a bowl.  The winner of Miss River City will pull a name from the bowl and that young lady will spend a day with Miss River City at the Miss Alabama Pageant in June 2019.  The River City Outstanding Teen will also randomly select a name and that young lady will spend a day at the Alabama Outstanding Teen Pageant, in March 2019.


A $100 fee is required to participate in the Miss River City Rising Star Program.  The fee covers crown, sash, and a $100 scholarship paid to the Miss Alabama Organization towards the entry fee for the Miss or Outstanding Teen Pageants.  The number of participants will be limited to 20.  Miss River City reserves the right to withhold entry fees paid to the Miss and Teen pageant if the Rising Star does not meet the requirements outlined below:

  1. Participate in Fundraising Events with Miss or Teen

  2. Ride with Miss/OT in the Decatur City Christmas Parade, Carnegie Carnival Parade and other parades for which River City winners are invited - for a minimum of two (2).

  3. Participate in Children’s Miracle Network Hospital donation efforts.

  4. Photography session with Miss/Outstanding Teen


  6. DUE BY September 30, 2019.


For Additional Information or questions please contact Dana Bailey Jacobs at

danasdance5678@gmail.com  or text 256-293-3495.