McALLEN The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation is proud to host the annual Little Miss Fourth of July Pageant at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 18 at Las Palmas Community Center.

Little Miss Fourth of July Qualifications:

Applicant must be between the ages of 5 6 years as of July 1, 2011.

Applicant must be a resident of the Rio Grande Valley.

Judging is based on performance in the talent, interview and modeling.

Duties of Little Miss Fourth of July include riding in the Main Street Parade and attending the Concert in the Sky Fireworks Extravaganza on Monday, July 4, 2011.

Register in person during regular business hours at Las Palmas Community Center through Wednesday, June 15th. Proof of age (birth certificate) must be presented when registering. Las Palmas Community Center is located at 1921 N. 25th Street. For more information call 956-681-3350.