The event is being hosted by the Marshall County High School cheerleaders and proceeds will go to help fund competition expenses.
Girls' age divisions are 0-18 months, 19-35 months, 3-5 years, 6-9 years, 10-13 years and 14-18 years. Boys' age divisions are 0-18 months and 19-35 months.
Winners in each age division will receive a trophy, crown and FREE entry to all three sessions of Hoopfest 2012 at Marshall County High School November 30th-December 1st, with special recognition and VIP seating.
Hoopfest is a two-day basketball event that is one of the nation's top high school basketball festivals featuring star players and powerhouse teams.
First and second runner-up in each age division will receive a trophy.
Pageant attire is casual sportswear for all ages and the winners will be invited to participate in the Benton and Calvert City Christmas Parades on Saturday, December 1st.
Entry fee is $25 with an optional fee of $5 for photogenic entries and photos must be provided. Photogenic pictures must be no larger than 8x10 and winners in each division will receive a trophy. Entrants may register at 4:00 p.m. and pay at the door the day of the pageant or entries may be mailed to: MC Hoopfest Pageant, Attention Haley Chambers, 416 High School Road, Benton, KY, 42025. Mailed entries must be postmarked by November 12th and all checks should be made to Marshall County Cheer Boosters.
Admission to the pageant will be $5 with pageant entrants and children under the age of 5 free.