Public Invited for Introduction of all 52 of

the 2016 Miss America Contestants

WHAT: A chance to meet the 52 beautiful and talented contestants competing for the coveted crown in the 95th Anniversary Miss America Competition at Boardwalk Hall September 13th, at 9pm ET LIVE on ABC.

WHO: Joining the contestants for this ceremony will be a host of organizational and governmental dignitaries, including Hon. Kim Guadagno, Lt. Governor of New Jersey; the Hon. Don Guardian, Mayor of Atlantic City; John Palmieri, Executive Director, Casino Reinvestment Development Authority; Jeff Guaracino, Executive Director, Atlantic City Alliance; Dr. Marilouise Venditti, MD, Chief Medical Officer, AtlantiCare; Jim Wood, President & CEO, MeetAC; Sam Haskell, III, Executive Chairman & CEO, Miss America Organization; Lynn Weidner, Chairman of the Board, Miss America Organization; Josh Randle, Chief Operating Officer, Miss America Organization.

Miss America 2015 Kira Kazantsev will speak as the Ambassador for Atlantic City and the Quality of Life and S.T.E.M. Award finalists will be announced during the ceremony.

WHERE: Kennedy Plaza, The Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ

WHEN: Tuesday, September 1 at 5 p.m. ET

ENTERTAINMENT:

Join Lite Rock 96.9 on the Boardwalk in Kennedy Plaza from 3:00 – 7:00 pm and enjoy live music by Slippery Band during the 2016 Miss America Arrival Ceremony!