“Miss Teen USA” 2016 pageant is on Saturday, July 30, at 8pm ET (5pm PT). Aside from not having the exciting swimsuit round anymore, what are the other exciting things that we should look out for?
“Miss Teen USA” 2016: Where to Watch Online?
“Miss Teen USA” 2016 pageant will stream live on Saturday, July 30, at 8pm ET (5pm PT). However, for the beauty pageant viewers will have to download the Miss U app, where it will be streamed live. Besides, Miss Teen USA can also be watched on Youtube Live and Facebook Live.
The app will help the user to watch exclusive videos, get access to contestant info, play pageant trivia, and much more than that. Apart from pictures, fans of the pageant will also be able to get all the latest Miss USA, Miss Universe, and Miss Teen USA news. Miss U also includes a universal social feed to follow all the Miss U 2016 contestants.
The Miss U app can be downloaded by visiting the official website. Meanwhile, the Miss Teen USA pageant will be held at the Venetian in Las Vegas. Fifty-one contestants will be vying with each other for the coveted title.
“Miss Teen USA” 2016: Everything We Know So Far
In a major development, the Miss Universe Organization, for the first time in about 100 years has done away with the swimsuit round. And, instead they introduced the athletic wear round in its place. Now, the pageant goes with the theme of the competition which is to give scholarship to girls in the age group of 14 to 19 years, E News reports.
As for the athletic wear round, the organization has teamed up with Tapout, a global fitness brand, to provide apparel to the contestants. The exclusive collection was designed for the contestants by designer Goldsheep and Tapout. They created eight regional-themed designs for the preliminary competition, according to the wesbite.
This apart, the finalists will each wear custom looks designed to celebrate their home states. Eva Marie of “Total Divas” fame will judge the Miss Teen USA and help decide which contestant will become Miss Teen USA!