Judging will be performed by a licensed cosmetologist
Each judge will have a neutral judge to double check each contestants measurements
Each pigtail will be measured to assure the longest measurement is recorded
Judging is based on the length of the braid, not he appearance (i.e.- ribbons, glitter, beads)
Judging of the pigtail will be done from the top of the participant’s ear to the top of the rubber band or hair tie.
No measurements will be disclosed to the public
No parents or guardians will be permitted on stage, unless there is a special accommodation needed. Such accommodation will need to be approved prior to the start of the contest with the contest chairperson.
The judges decision will be rendered final
The contestants who participated in the Pigtail Contest are eligible to walk/ride in the Bratwurst Festival parade on Saturday, August 19, 2017. They will meet the contest coordinator at the Speedway Gas Station parking lot at 3:15-3:30 pm. Contestants who are walking/riding in the parade will need picked up immediately following the parade in the parking lot of UDF. To participate in the parade, please leave hair braided as it was for the contest.