Miss World is coming back on January 14, 2023, and we finally know where the delegates representing more than 85 countries will spend their days competing for the crown. The 71st Miss Universe pageant is heading to New Orleans, Louisiana – a significant change from being hosted in Israel last year.
“The City of New Orleans and the Miss Universe Organization share common values of celebrating inclusion, culture, and the empowerment of women,” said New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell. WDSU. “Hosting this event highlights the significant global impact that an international city like New Orleans has on global tourism and cultural levels. We are honored to host the 71st annual Miss Universe pageant and show people around the world why New Orleans is the best in the world at hosting special events, festivals, conferences, and gatherings with unparalleled style.”
Current competitors from around the world are featured on the official Instagram pageas well as the organization’s website, so you can find out who is fighting for the crown before the big event.
The beauty page will feature around 90 women from around the world as they provide personal details, in-depth interviews, and different categories, including classic evening gowns and swimwear sections.
The current Miss Country is Harnaaz Sandhu from India, who will be looking to crown the next title. The event will be held at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
It was the last time a beauty queen from Latin America won the title Andrea Meza from Mexico in 2021.