About Miss Lakeland

Miss Lakeland is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering young women in central Florida to reach their highest personal and professional potential. The Miss Lakeland pageant is an official preliminary of the Miss America Organization, the largest provider of scholarships to women in the United States. One Miss and one Teen title will be awarded.  The title winners will advance to the Miss Florida and Miss Florida Outstanding Teen competition respectively. 

Pageant Rules



To compete in the Miss Lakeland or Miss Lakeland Outstanding Teen pageant you must:

  • MISS -  a young woman who is a Senior in high school through  age 25
  • TEEN - starts at age 13 and goes through Junior year of high school.
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be a resident of the state of Florida OR a full time student in Florida
  • Meet character criteria as set forth by the Miss America Organization
  • Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements
  • Be able to meet the time commitment and job responsibilities as set forth by the local, state, and national competition(s) in which you compete

Miss Lakeland and Miss Lakeland Outstanding Teen Pageant

Miss Lakeland and Miss Lakeland Outstanding Teen pageant will be held: Saturday  March 16, 7:00p.m. 

Lake Mirror Theater,

121 S. Lake Ave.  Lakeland, FL  33801

Miss & Teen Contract and Applications can be downloaded below


You may call or email the director with your questions




Miss Paperwork (docx)


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Let us know if you want to be a part of Miss Lakeland or Miss Lakeland Outstanding Teen!

Executive Director Christine Boring     email:  director@misslakeland.com

Miss Lakeland

Pageant Headquarters: Bungalow Boutique, 1026 S. Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803