The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Bridgefield Pageants at Orangefield Elementary starting at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 2.  The Little Mr. and Miss Bridgefield Pageant is open to any infant – eighth grade boy or girl regardless of where they live.  Contestants should be dressed in pageant attire. The entry fee is $45 per contestant. Applications and details are available at the Bridge City Chamber office, The Classy Peacock or online at

Winners will ride in the Christmas Parade.

The Miss Bridgefield Scholarship Pageant will follow the Little Bridgefield Pageant and is open to 9-12 grade girls living within the Bridge City and Orangefield school districts. The winning contestant will win a scholarship and represent the chamber in various functions during her reign including but not limited to the Christmas Parade, the Mystery Dinner Theater, Citizen/Business of the year Banquet, selected ribbon cuttings, ground breakings, and give a farewell speech at the end of her reign.

Contestants should wear business/professional attire for the interview that morning, stylish fashion wear for modeling, and an age appropriate floor length formal for the evening gown competition.

The entry fee is $45 per contestant. Applications and additional details are available online at

Contestants in both pageants may also enter the photogenic competition for $15 for the first photo and $10 for each additional photo. Applications, entry fees, and photos may all be turned in at the Chamber office or The Classy Peacock by Oct. 28.

Brooke Birtles, Miss Bridgefield 2012 will crown the new Miss Bridgefield 2013 on Nov. 2. Photo courtesy Chris Slaughter.