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 Texas GATORFEST Little Gator King Pageant

All questions regarding this pageant should be directed to:

  • Texas GATORFEST Pageant Ambassadors

    • Kristan Anderson: 281-704-7264​

    • Britni Sonnier: 409-267-9834

  • La'Shebia Raymond, Texas GATORFEST Little King Pageant Chairperson

    • Cell: 409-299-7795


​Deadline for Entries

Applications will close on August 12, 2024 at 4:59 p.m. OR when the maximum number of applications have been received. Should an application be received after the deadline, the applicant will be notified and the entry fee shall be returned. No entry fees will be refunded for cancellations or no shows.


​Date of Contest

Saturday, September 7, 2024


​Contest Location

Anahuac ISD Auditorium


​Contest Time

11 a.m.; contestants are required to arrive fully dressed and check in by 10 a.m. Parents must leave their child with the Pageant Committee.


​Entry Fee

$50 due at the time of application; checks should be made payable to Texas GATORFEST.



All participants are required to take a pageant headshot to be used for Photogenic judging and in the official Texas GATORFEST Pageant program. The date and times of headshot appointments will be forthcoming.



  • Applicants or at least one of their custodial parents (mother or father) or custodial guardian must reside in Chambers County.

  • Applicants must be between 4-years-old and first grade as of September 1, 2024.

  • This contest is limited to the first 20 boy applicants.

  • Applicants may not hold any other pageant or scholarship pageant title at the time of application or competition.



Two- or three-piece suit (tie optional) or sports coat and jeans. No tuxedos, hats, gloves or canes. 



An optional on-stage rehearsal will be held the week before the pageant. The pageant chairperson will contact contestants with the date and time. ​


Contest Rules:

  1. Contestants must be dressed for judging and in line before 10:45 a.m. Only ONE parent or representative is permitted backstage in the contestant line up area and on stage with the contestant.

  2. All decisions made by the judges are final.

  3. Sponsor fees are not refundable. No exceptions will be made.

  4. Good sportsmanship is required at all times. Contestants, their parents and/or representatives agree to work with GATORFEST volunteers and staff in a positive manner. Any contestant, their parent(s) and/or representatives who exhibit and unprofessional, unsportsmanlike or unethical code of conduct will result in the contestant being asked to leave the pageant and forfeit their entry fee.

  5. The winner of the Texas GATORFEST Little King contest may not compete for another title in any pageant during their reign.

  6. Current title holders from other pageants are not permitted to participate in this event.

  7. The contest winner(s) agree by their submission of entry that they will be available for festival appearances on all of the days of the festival at times to be specified at a later date by festival and pageant officials.

  8. By submitting an application, each contestant and their parent(s) or representatives agree to abide by the rules of Texas GATORFEST and the Little King pageant. Furthermore, applicants assume all risk of property or bodily injury, including death, which might occur during their participation. Applicant agrees to hold the Anahuac Area Chamber of Commerce DBA Texas GATORFEST harmless from any claim of any nature arising from their participation and/or performance.

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