Nationals 2021

                                         Reading Pageantry's 2021 Nationals will be done as a Virtual Facebook Event!

                                  The 2021 Reading Pageantry National Literacy Pageant deadline will be 

                                                                                     August 1st 2021 

                                                            With Virtual Facebook Crowning August 7th 2021



The National Literacy Pageant will be the storybook dream event of a lifetime for our contestants and all of their family and friends who participate online with us.


As we host our first VIRTUAL National Pageant, we will have to adjust how we do our event this year. 


Our Nationals Package is still All Inclusive and includes 3 Official Competition Categories and 2 Optional Competition Categories.

Reading Pageantry's accepts both ladies and gentlemen of all ages to all pageant events, and the divisions follow our State Appointed Titles. (See Appointed Titles HERE).    

Required Competitions include:

~ Personal Introductions Videos for ages 3+ (no more than 60 seconds) / For ages 2 and under Parents may sit and hold Contestant on lap while telling us their Name, Age, City/State and one thing fun thing about the Contestant.  Introductions will be done on video no more than 60 seconds long.  All Contestants (and parents on camera) must wear either a black, blue or white plain tee with blue jeans or black pants and closed toe shoe (if filming from waist down).

~ Summer Casual Wear will be a photo competition (no swimsuits, please). 

~ Formal Wear will be a video. No longer than 90 seconds, you may use any style of walking with whatever space you have available to you, and you may play any song you prefer as background sound.

Optional Competitions:

~Talent: Please keep Talent Videos under 5 minutes and Contestants please wear wholesome articles of clothing.

~ The Reading Pageantry Signature "Literary Character" Outfit of Choice will be a Photo Competition.

The National Royalty in each division will win the following awards! Including:

~ The "Hearts for Literacy" Crown

~ Rhinestone trimmed embroidered sash with personalized name on back!

~ "Hearts for Literacy" Scepter

~ Custom Plaque

~ Official Golden Reading Rose

~Official National Royalty Shirt 

~Crown Jewelry

~ 2 tickets to all events at the 2022 National Pageant

~Feature on Website and social media

~Official Royalty Photoshoot (setup as $70 stipends to get done at a portrait studio)

~ Surprise gift for our National winners twice the year of your reign  

Other Title Awards

Princess and Prince (1st Alternates) in all age divisions

~Hearts for Literacy Crown

~Satin Sash

~Custom Plaque

Royal Reading Court in all age divisions

~ Hearts for Literacy Crown

~ Ribbon Sash

~Custom Plaque

Side Awards Medals in each Division
-Best Hair
-Best Eyes
-Best Smile
-Best Personality

Titles that can be Double Crowned
(Only one queen or one king across all the age divisions)
-National Talent 

Will receive Crown and Sash

(OOC Themed: Literary Characters)
-National Literacy Royal

Will receive Crown and Sash


-People's Choice (Will set up through the extremely well known and respected third party Pageant Planet)

Our National Ambassadors are raising funds to build Free Little Libraries. ALL proceeds from people's choice go directly to help with their goal! This title can be DOUBLE Crowned with any title in the pageant.

(All awards to be receive via Mail 2-5 weeks after crowning event since this is now a virtual event and we will be customizing all awards expect for the two surprise gifts)

                                                       Combine Nationals with an Appointed State Title!

For more information, or to apply for an Appointed State Title, click the link.

To Register for the Reading Pageantry Nationals, click the link here

Please email: for information, questions and business/sponsorship inquiries or click the Contact us!

*Contestant Guide for Nationals Available Upon Request. Only after contestant has paid registration. Guide is prepared for Reading Pageantry Nationals Only for all the areas of competition.