The Miss Port Neches Pageant is an annual event where thousands of dollars every year are awarded to Port Neches girls for college scholarships. This even is the official kick-off to RiverFest every year.
Girls that attend Port Neches schools are eligible to participate. Applications are available on at the Port Neches Chamber. Each year, thousands of dollars in scholarships are awarded to the Miss Port Neches category winners.
Child needs to be no younger than 3 months old and no older than 18 months old to enter.This is NOT a pageant! Child can wear your choice of outfit, but no pageant dress please. Please include a snapshot of your child along with entry form (please mail or deliver). We will have different place winners with prizes awarded for each child that wins a title and an overall prize for Port Neches RiverFest Cutest Baby.
Cutest Baby Contest deadline to enter is Wednesday, April 26, 2023.
You can also call or text Garrett at 409-365-0824 to register, or if you have any questionsx.
Payout: 60% to 1st place. 40% to 2nd place.
Each participant will be given a voucher for free entry that day. Pick up voucher at Avenue Axe.
Festival Gates Open
5:00 – 11:00 pm
Sunday, May 5
Port Neches Mother of the Year
1:30 – 2:00 pm
Nomination letters are being accepted until Wednesday, April 24, 5 p.m.
Nominees for Mother of the Year must reside within the City of Port Neches, but nominators do not have to reside in Port Neches. Nomination letters cannot exceed 250 words. Nominations must include the full name, address, and telephone number of the nominated mother, as well as past and present involvement in family, community, etc. The nominating individuals must also include their own full name, address and telephone number. Previous nominees not chosen may be re-nominated.