The Miss Universe pageant is back in 2021. After delaying the pageant last year due to the pandemic, she is back this weekend in the state of Florida.
The most beautiful women from around the world compete for the coveted crown. This year, the hosts of the show are Mario López and Olivia Culpo, winner of Miss Universe in 2012.
This will be the 69th edition of the contest, which will take place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. It will feature a musical performance by Luis Fonsi. The Puerto Rican singer replaces rapper Pitbull, who was the one who would originally appear.
The preliminary competition began on May 14, where the 74 participants from different parts of the world competed. From what happened that day, the 21 finalists who compete for the maximum crown in the grand finale on May 16.
This year, viewers can vote for their picks through the Miss Universe app.
“We have spent months planning and preparing safety precautions to develop this edition of Miss Universe, one that will be memorable, special and totally innovative,” said Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization.
When and where can you see the Miss Universe pageant?
- The beauty pageant will air in more than 160 territories and countries around the world. In the United States, it can be seen on television and on social networks.
- The grand finale is May 16 at 8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CT
- The contest can be seen on the A&E and Telemundo channels.
- It will also be available on the Miss Universe YouTube channel..