Pageant Day



Saturday, October 7, 2023

Doors open at 3

Show starts at 4:30

After-party (hosted by naach Chicago) follows immediately, at the same venue


Holiday Inn Skokie

Northshore Ballroom + Terrace (12,000+sqft)

5300 W. Touhy Ave

Skokie, IL 60077

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Wondering whether you should join MAC next year?

Come watch the pageant to see what it's like!

Join the 2024 application email list and you'll receive a link to purchase a ticket at the group discount rate and an invite for a pre-pageant gathering to chat with former contestants about their experience!

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what we do

  • Incubate and execute long-term, impactful community projects with contestants and titleholders.
  • Host workshops teaching contestants about AAPI History, Feminism, Current Events, and more during our months-long training program.
  • Partner with non-profit organizations seeking reliable volunteers throughout the year.
  • Provide multiple platforms for contestants/titleholders to share what they're passionate about.

Community project highlight

Jean Elliott - Sewing and Soccer

Empower the youth by teaching the youth how to play soccer and empower women by teaching them how to sew.

  • Raised $1500+ across 3 non-profits.
  • Volunteered 200+ hours since joining Miss Chinese Chicago.
  • Drafted and implemented a youth soccer program with the Chicago Dragons.
  • Led a sewing workshop with the youth at CMAA.
  • Led a AAPI Women Empowerment Series workshop on sewing.