Originally conceived and orchestrated to raise awareness of a rarely diagnosed chromosomal disorder known as 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, the pageant has
Miss 22 Quties welcomes young women ages 14 to 25 years with all types of special needs. These extraordinary ladies open the show with a choreographed dance number, followed by the chance to share their unique and varied talents with the audience.
The goal of Miss 22 Quties is to provide a platform where all youth and young adults with special needs can display their abilities and REALLY shine through their everyday struggles.
Oh yeah, it's that good. See for yourself.
Our contestants have used their imaginations to create performances that included singing, dancing, singing AND dancing, stand-up comedy, escaping from a straight-jacket and even a contortionist! What an inspiration it is to watch these young people overcome obstacle after obstacle and still come out shining! Browse
Take a stroll through our past. You will love the memories.
The first Miss 22 Quties Special Needs Beauty Pageant was held in August of 2011 with twelve eager participants. Since then, the pageant has grown in popularity and has had as many as twenty-five young ladies competing for the honor of being crowned Miss 22 Qutie and representing this amazing annual affair. Browse
Don't forget to join us. Upcoming events.
The Miss 22 Quties participate in many events throughout the year. Our candidates visit the elderly and have lunch with football greats. Come back soon for our updated schedule. Join us for our upcoming events. Browse