Frequently asked questions

Why be a part of the Miss Alabama Black Expo Pageants?

Alabama Black Expo goes to great lengths to make every aspect of the showcase special. We are on the cutting edge of Showcases and we are proud to say, it's okay to love who you are. Some may ask if we're here only to make a statement. Alabama Black Expo always responds, "No, we're here to make a difference.

Can I apply for Miss Alabama Black Expo if I am a plus size model?

Yes, Alabama Black Expo promotes following your dreams, being healthy and being self-confident at any size.

What is the minimum age requirement?

Miss Alabama Black Expo age reange: 18+ years old.

What is the maximum age requirement?

Miss ABX: 20 +

Is there an Entry fee for the Competition?

Yes, there is an entry fee. Contestant Entry Fee is $250.00 Entry Fee includes: Sash, Trophy & Resource Guide Ad

Is there a Deposit Fee?

No. All non- reundable entry fees for the Miss ABX Pageant must be paid in full to reserve your space.

What happens the weekend of the Alabama Black Expo?

Showcase weekend consists of Meet & Greet, Rehearsals and the Finale Production. It is filled with excitement you will never forget.

What does my entry fee pay for?

Alabama Back Expo is a self-sufficient showcase. Fees pay for but are not limited to the royal regalia for winner including the prizes and that are given away on the stage, venue rental/fees, sound, light, stage, decoration etc... Alabama Black Expo is in the business of making dreams come true.

Do you have a payment plan?

No. All non-refiundable entry fees for the Miss Alabama Black Expo Pagaent must be paid in full to reserve your space.

Are there any other required fees?

No. Each participant is required to complete the non-refunable entry fee.

Do you accept Advertising payments toward the entry fee?

No. All Advertising money is put into the production of the program book.

Am I responsible for Flight and Hotel costs?

Yes. Your entry for Miss Alabama Black Expo Pageant does not include Flight or Hotel costs.

Am I responsible for supplying my own wardrobe?

Yes. Miss Alabama Black Expo Pageants is a self-sufficient pageant, which means you supply all of the necessary items of clothing, make-up and accessories for the competition.

Will I receive any photos taken of me for the Expo?

All photos are the property of Everything Life Brings, LLC / Alabama Black Expo. Any official photos of the expo and pageant contestants will not be released until after the Expo and Press Release. The photographers shoot the photos at a special rate for Alabama Black Expo participants therefore any participants with unpaid balances for photos purchased will not receive photos until all their fees are paid. No exceptions.

If I cannot attend the showcase this year, does my entry fee carry over to the next year?

No, Entry fees are credited for the current pageant or showcase year only.

Do you accept personal checks?

No, Alabama Black Expo / Everything Life Brings, LLC does not accept personal checks. We accept cash, cashier's checks, money orders and credit card only.