2020 Important Dates

Check back here often for additional information on important dates for the 2020 competition! 

Meet and Greet

Sunday October 6th, 2019  1:00-2:00 PM

Location: Darkroom Gallery – 12 Main Street, Essex Junction

Join us to learn more about our 2020 competitions! Our Candidate Coordinators and Titleholders will be on hand to answer any questions you have. 

Candidate Workshops


February 2nd, 2020 – Interview Coaching

Location: Essex High School

Your ability to communicate your message is critical to your success. Practice your interview & on-stage interview, and learn new techniques with panels of mock judges.


March 8th, 2020 – Talent Development

Location: Spotlight Vermont, 50 San Remo Dr., South Burlington

At 30% (Miss) & 35% (Teen) of your score, talent is essential to your success at the competition, and as a titleholder. Hone your skills and develop an entertaining, stage-worthy selection.


April 26th, 2020 – Competition Orientation (Mandatory for Miss & Teen Candidates!)


Location: To be announced

Please ensure you are available for this day of skill-building workshops and competition orientation. From honing your social impact initiative to mastering your runway walk, this workshop will benefit every candidate! Candidates will also learn production numbers and have the opportunity to ensure they are prepared for competition weekend!


April 1, 2020 – Miss & Teen Candidate Paperwork Deadline


Competition Date

Miss Vermont & Miss Vermont’s Outstanding Teen 2020

Location: Chandler Center for The Arts

Competition Preparation – May 29, 2020

Competition Day – May 30, 2020

Depending on the number of Miss and Teen candidates, we are tentatively scheduled to have two separate competitions; Miss Vermont’s Outstanding Teen 2020 Competition mid-day, and Miss Vermont 2020 Competition in the evening.