One of the oldest and most prestigious international pageants, Miss Universe, has announced the date and location of the edition through the official press release and has confirmed that the upcoming contest will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA and will be held early next year.
The highly anticipated contest will feature over 90 women from across the globe vying for the coveted Miss Universe crown, and the event will be hosted at N. Morial Convention Center. Sharing her excitement, the current Miss Universe, Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu, said, “My time as Miss Universe has been an incredible experience, and I am so grateful for all the opportunities I have received as a result of this platform. I’m very excited that I will be crowning the next titleholder in New Orleans and that she will kick off her reign in such an exciting and special city known for its resiliency, music, and grand celebrations.”
The 71st edition of the international pageant has been scheduled to take place on the 14th of January 2023, while its 72nd edition is in for many new inclusive surprises that include allowing moms and wives aged between 18 and 28 to compete in the pageant.
“There is no place like New Orleans. This vibrant city has been at the top of our list to host for quite some time due to its rich cultural history, as well as its unique arts, entertainment, and culinary scene. I look forward to our delegates from all over the world getting to experience all it has to offer.” says Paula Shugart, President of The Miss Universe Organization. The grand finale will culminate with the 70th Miss Universe, Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu from India, crowning her successor.
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