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Choctaw Nation Districts schedule annual Princess Pageants

District 1
May 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Idabel. Deadline for applications is May 14. For more information, please call 580-286-6116.

District 2
May 4 at 6 p.m. at the Community Center in Broken Bow. Applications may be picked up at the McCurtain County Boys and Girls Club. Deadline for applications is 5 p.m. on April 27. For more information, please call 580-584-3636.

District 3
May 29 at 6 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Talihina. Deadline for applications is May 21. For more information, please call 918-567-2106.

District 4
May 12 at 4 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Poteau. Deadline for applications is May 1. For more information, please call 918-647-9324.

District 5
May 9 at 12:30 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Stigler. Deadline for applications is April 27. For more information, please call 918-967-2398.

District 6
May 12 at 4 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Wilburton. Deadline for applications is May 4. For more information, please call 918-465-2389.

District 7
May 21 at 6 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Wright City. Deadline for applications is 3 p.m. on May 11. For more information, please call 580-298-3856 or 580-981-7011.

District 8
May 18 at 6 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Hugo. Deadline for applications is May 11. For more information, please call 580-326-3528.

District 9
June 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the Event Center in Durant. The pageant is in conjunction with the annual Magnolia Festival. For more information, please call 580-924-8280, Ext. 2504.

District 10
May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Atoka. Deadline for applications is April 16. For more information, please call 580-889-6147.

District 11
May 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in McAlester. Deadline for applications is April 20. For more information, please call 918-423-1016.

District 12
May 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the Choctaw Community Center in Crowder. Deadline for applications is May 4. For more information, please call 918-334-5344.

Princess Pageant Guidelines

  1. Behavior to be conducted in a professional manner at all times.

  2. Respect and honor all requests from Royalty Coordinators of Choctaw Nation.

  3. All pictures taken by Choctaw Nation during term of Princess are property of Choctaw Nation.

  4. Should Princess become, married, pregnant, resign or not perform duties, or not complete her reign as District Choctaw Princess, title and crown will be surrendered upon request.

  5. Not performing duties required or requested of a Princess may result in disqualification and unable to enter or run for the same category again, be it Senior, Junior or Little Miss.

  6. All travel receiving stipend and per diem must have prior approval.

  7. If title of Little Miss CN, Junior Miss CN or Miss Choctaw Nation has been won at Tushka Homma level, royalty holding these titles cannot run for the District title in the same category.

  8. In the event a Princess is unable or unwilling to complete her reign representing Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, if there is no runner up to take her place, District council person may appoint her replacement. Either runner-up or by appointment she is eligible to run in the District and Tushka Homma level.

Requirements to run in each category

Little Miss
Resident of District competing in
Between ages of 8-12 by Labor Day Pageant
1/16 degree Choctaw or higher
Be willing to attend Choctaw History and Culture classes
Not held title of Little Miss Choctaw Nation

Junior Miss
Resident of District competing in
Between ages of 13-17 by Labor Day Pageant
1/16 degree Choctaw or higher
Be willing to attend Choctaw History and Culture classes
Not held title of Junior Miss Choctaw Nation

Senior Miss
Resident of District competing in
Between ages of 18-23 by Labor Day Pageant
1/16 degree Choctaw or higher
Be willing to attend Choctaw History and Culture classes
Not held title of Miss Choctaw Nation