rockabilly pin-up & little miss rockabilly
PLEASE NOTE: This event will follow all current Direct Health Measure Guidelines directed by Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and the West Central District Health Department. Social Distancing will be required upon entry into the staging area. Household Family Members do not need to be distant; however, non-household family members need to remain 6ft apart.
Compete for the Title of 2020 Platte River Rockabilly Pinup Girl and Little Miss Rockabilly
We are looking for a pinup that exemplifies what it means to be a great pinup in today's modern world. The Platte River Rockabilly Girl is all about curves, quirk, confidence, and community! This contest is NOT based on popularity or cosmetic appeal, but one that includes inner beauty!
Saturday, July 11th
Contestants Take Stage at 10AM
Inside the Platte River Mall, Center Court. In front of former JC Penney storefront
1. Must be 18 years of age or older to compete for the 2020 Platte River Rockabilly Pin Up Girl. Little Miss Rockabilly is open to girls ages 5-12.
2. Contestants must wear a 1940’s, 1950’s or 1960’s Classic Glamour Pin-up outfit. Dresses, circle and pencil skirts, wiggle dresses, blouses, capris, high-wasted shorts, and vintage style swimwear. No exposed belly buttons, no nudity, no flashing, no pasties, no lingerie outfits, no bikinis/thongs and no Halloween style costumes. Swim wear must be vintage-styled. Military style outfits are welcome! If you are unsure what you want to wear fits these rules, just ask or send us a photo. This is a family event so please be modest. Tattoos are welcome. Little Miss Rockabilly outfits must be at least knee length.
If your outfit is not appropriate for the theme, officials will ask you to change or you will be automatically disqualified. Every effort should be made to be classic in style and in good taste.
3. You are in charge of your own Hairstyles, Makeup and shoes and must follow the same Classic Glamour Styling. Little Miss Rockabilly's are to not wear makeup, other than lip gloss.
4. You can pre-register online or stop into the Platte River Mall to get your Entry Form. We will also take registrations the day of the event. Fee is $10 per contestant.
No Registration = no entry; no show = no refund!
5. You will be asked to sign a waiver agreeing us to use the contest photos for marketing purposes.
6. Contestants must arrive at the Platte River Mall, dressed and ready to be on the stage at 9:30 AM to receive entry number and last minute instructions. Contest begins promptly at 10 AM. Any unladylike behavior will NOT be tolerated. No provocative dancing, flashing, use of profanity, intoxication or any other unladylike behavior. Said behavior will result in immediate disqualification.
7. Each contestant will be announced by stage name and will be asked to answer a couple questions that they will be provided with beforehand, as well as say something about herself and what being a pin-up means to them
8. This years judging will be by North Platte native, Mat Fhuere, along with Gene Winfield, Travis Collins, and Brittany Jepsen from Brittany’s Boutique in the Platte River Mall.
The Top 3 from both the Adult and Youth will receive cash prizes and will also get a photo shoot with Austin Refior, official Photographer for Platte River Cruise Night, with various cars at the car show following the contest. These photos will be used in the 2021 Platte River Cruise Night Calendar.
Each of the Top 3 girls will receive 1 free calendar.
2020-2021 Platte River Cruise Night Calendars will be onsite and available to purchase for $20.