Miss Asian Fest Pageant 2018


Miss Asian Fest Pageant

May 26, 2018 at Asian Fest (11 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)

Norfolk Waterside District
333 Waterside District
Norfolk, VA 23510


Preliminary Pageant

May 15, 2018 at the Philippine Culture Center of Virginia

Tiny Miss Asian Fest - 4 to 6 years of age

Little Miss Asian Fest - 7 to 9 years of age

Miss Pre-Teen Asian Fest - 10 to 12 years of age

Miss Junior Asian Fest - 13 to 15 years of age

Miss Teen Asian Fest - 16 to 18 years of age (birthday before June 1, 2018)

Miss Asian Fest - 18 to 21 years of age (birthday after June 1, 2018)

Winners to be announced at Asian Fest - May 26th, 2018 at Norfolk Waterside. All contestants will march in the Parade of Countries, leading their country of origin.


Maximum of 4 applicants per country per age bracket.

Application Deadline: May 15, 2018

To apply, mail application to Tricia Orpilla at triciaorpilla@gmail.com.

Contestant Requirements

  • $25 Registration Fee

  • Submit 1 head shot for program book and media

  • 1 full page ad for Asian Fest program guide (mandatory)

  • Mandatory private interview on May 15th at the Philippine Cultural Center of Virginia (Map)

  • Required to raise a minimum of $200 in ads


  • 15% Private Interview - will be held on May 15th (mandatory)

  • 15% National Costume - Modeling and Poise (costume from your country)

  • 20% Talent - Must represent the choice of country in which they are representing. (2 minutes minimum - not to exceed 4 minutes)

  • 30% Interview on Stage - Contestants will be asked two questions (samples will be provided)

  • 20% Fundraising - All donations and ad solicitations collected will go towards votes for contestant. Must solicit minimum of $200 combined ads and donations to get the 20 points added to your score.


  • Each contestant will receive a sash and tiara.

  • Winners will receive a scholarship based off total amount raised for the fundraiser portion of the competition after the $200 minimum.

  • Appearance in parades or events that APAHO will be involved in.

  • Miss Popular title to contestant in each age category who sells the most ads in total dollar amount.