The Miss Philadelphia 2020 Competition will take place on March 14th. You can watch the first ever televised broadcast on March 15th at 8pm on PHL 17.
It will be hosted by Alicia Vitarelli and Andrea Helfrich with special performances by Bianca Ryan and former Miss Philadelphia, Julia Rae. Miss America Camille Schrier will also make an appearance.
Ryan, who’s lived in Philly her whole life and won the first season of “America’s Got Talent,” also performed at the Miss New York pageant this year.
If you want to attend the competition at the Venice Island Performing Arts Center in Manayunk, you can buy tickets for a reasonable price.
For 99 years, Miss Philadelphia makes more than 100 appearances a year as an ambassador for the city. The winner receives a prize package valued over $150k, including a full scholarship to Cabrini University.
Miss Philadelphia was one of the eight original contestants in the first Miss America Pageant in 1921. Three Miss Philadelphia’s have won the title of Miss America.
Are you planning on attending the ceremony or reception?