Requirements for Teen & Miss contestants are to be single females, never married or a parent, between the ages of 14-25.
Requirements for Ms. Contestants are to be single females, over the age of 25.
Mrs. contestants must be female, over the age of 23 and married at least 6 months.
All contestants must reside, work or attend school in Bakersfield.
The pageant categories are as follows and are the same for all contestants:
*Interview (panel and on stage)