Must be at least 21 years of age and be assigned male at birth, regardless of current gender identity.



Must be at least 21 years of age and be assigned male at birth or self-identify and present as male.



Must be at least 21 years of age, weigh at least 210lbs, and be assigned male at birth, regardless of current gender identity.


  1. AAG Pageantry does not discriminate against hormones, surgical procedures, enhancements, etc. and will not be considered by any judge in scoring a contestant.

  2. Judging will be on a total point ordinal system – 5 judges at preliminaries, and 7 judges at nationals. The high and low will be dropped at nationals.

  3. Contestants will be judged in the following categories: Interview, Creative Costume, Talent, Evening Gown (Goddess and Goddess at Large), After 6 Attire (Gent), and On-Stage Question.

  4. In any category contestants may not use excessive glitter, fire, food, water, nor do anything else that may cause injury to one-self or other persons.

  5. Talent may not exceed seven (7) minutes. Prop set-up and tear-down will be limited to a combined total of five (5) minutes.

  6. Contestants may only have one (1) assistant backstage at any time.

  7. Contestants will receive admission to all nights of competition for all divisions plus one (1) assistant pass for their respective night(s) of competition. All other persons (backup dancers, family, friends, etc.) must have a valid admission ticket to enter the venue.

  8. The use or dispensing of any illegal substance, excessive consumption of alcoholic beverages, and/or anyone caught in the act of stealing or tampering with another person’s property, be it a contestant or any person in the contestant’s party (backup dancers, assistants, etc.) will not be tolerated and may result in immediate disqualification from the competition, and/or result in ejection from the premises.

  9. Contestants must be on time for all designated check-ins and categories. Late arrival to registration will result in contestant automatically being assigned contestant #1 for the competition. If contestant has not arrived by scheduled start time of Interview the contestant will be disqualified from competition.

  10. Contestants must submit their music selections (Creative Costume, Talent(s), and Crowning) prior to registration. In addition, contestants must possess a backup of their music selections throughout the competition for use in case of emergency.

  11. The winner of each division must sign a contract detailing the terms of their reign.

  12. AAG Pageantry reserves the right to make any decisions concerning any matter not covered by these rules.


One (1) administrative point per judge will be deducted per violation (infraction) off contestant’s total score.