Miss Georgia Pageant begins June 17

Miss Georgia Pageant begins June 17

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) –  Dozens of women from across the state will compete in the Miss Georgia Pageant beginning June 17.

The pageant is celebrating its 71st year and will be held at the RiverCenter in Uptown Columbus June 17-20 at 7:30 p.m. each night.

The winner will receive academic scholarships and will get the honor of representing Georgia at the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City in September as well as the Miss America's Outstanding Teen in Orlando in August.

Here are Pageant Week Activities:

June 13 – "Miss Georgia UpTown Celebration"

4:00 p.m. – "Meet the Crowns" – RiverCenter Lobby. Meet the Contestants

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. – "Miss Georgia Parade" – Uptown Columbus.

7:00 p.m. – Columbus Lions vs Trenton Freedom – Columbus Civic Center – Meet Contestants

June 20 – noon - "Miss Georgia Quack Race" – Trade Center – Benefits Scholarship

For more information call 706-322-2315. Click here for ticket information and prices.

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