Created by Eric L. Watts in 1999 and presented at Dragon*Con
from 1999 to 2009,
TrekTrax Atlanta is proud to be the new home of the world-famous...
Miss Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant
Time and location to be announced here soon
The Fourteenth Annual Miss Klingon Empire
Beauty Pageant is open to any qualified attending
female member of the 2013 TrekTrax Atlanta (TXA) who is
at least 18 years of age and who agrees to abide by the
rules of this contest as posted here, now and in the future.
There is NO registration fee nor any additional cost
to participate. Membership in or affiliation
with any Klingon-oriented organization (i.e., KAG, KLAW,
etc.) is not required. All
contestants who are registered guests of the hotel will
be given a complimentary 6:00 p.m. check-out time with
no additional room charge, courtesy of TrekTrax Atlanta.
in the 2013 Miss Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant
will be judged in three separate categories. They
--- Contestants will be judged on the quality and
professionalism of their costumes, make-up and "modeling."
Contestants may assume the identity of any Klingon
female character from any incarnation of Star Trek,
or any original Klingon persona of their own creation.
Contestants will be asked to walk a runway in their
Klingon persona. Poise, grace and the authenticity
of her persona will be the criteria for judging.
"Talent" --- Contestants will be allowed NO
MORE THAN FIVE MINUTES to demonstrate a talent
or skill. Contestants may sing, dance, act,
perform or make any other type of presentation that
demonstrates a talent or skill so long as the presentation
does not endanger herself, other contestants or the
audience. (In other words, no flaming bat'leth
twirling, etc.) Contestants are encouraged but
not required to present a Klingon-themed talent or
skill. Originality and the authenticity of her
persona will be the criteria for judging. Contestants
must disclose to the TrekTrax Atlanta staff their
talent intentions prior to the convention for planning
purposes, but such information will be kept strictly
confidential. Audio, video or other technical
equipment needed for a specific talent presentation
can usually be provided with sufficient advance notice.
"Personality" --- Each contestant will either
be asked a question to which she must respond, or
be asked to perform some simple task on the spot.
The authenticity of her answer or performance, and
of her persona, will be criteria for judging.
of Ceremonies and Celebrity Judges The Miss Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant will be MC'ed
by its creator and producer, Eric L. Watts. Judges
for the pageant will be announced here soon.
Prizes The winner of the Miss Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant
will receive a number of prizes with
a total value of more than $600, including:
tall acrylic trophy on a solid wood base. A
plaque on the front of the trophy will be autographed
by the pageant's celebrity judges (retail value
8" tall rhinestone tiara, plated in sterling
silver and styled with hundreds of all-hand-prong
set Swarovski rhinestones (retail value $90)
satin pageant banner, embroidered in red on white
satin, trimmed in blue and green... the official
colors of the Klingon Empire (retail value:
fabulous bouquet of freshly cut, colorful, gorgeous
pageant flowers (retail value $60)
Registration and Maximum Participation
deadline to register for the Miss Klingon Empire Beauty
Pageant will be announced here soon. There will
be a maximum of ten contestants. Contestants
must register in advance in order to participate.
If you are interested in participating or have any questions
or comments about this event, send
email to TrekTrax Atlanta.
Participation to Date
City & State
Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant Winners, 1999-2011
Klingon Empire 2011
"SajQa' sutai Fenix" (Andrea Benton)
Klingon Empire 2009
"Warrior Ariam" (Lucy Boydston)
Klingon Empire 2008
"Nej Vestai Le'nIvnav"
Klingon Empire 2007
Klingon Empire 2006
Klingon Empire 2005
Klingon Empire 2004
Klingon Empire 2003
"Ma'Jon of the Clan IpaQ"
Klingon Empire 2002
Klingon Empire 2001
Klingon Empire 2000
Klingon Empire 1999