The Miss California Organization proudly made the City of Fresno its home back in 1994. Despite the past year of changes with the Miss America Organization evolving to Miss America 2.0, the Miss California Organization is as strong as ever and continues to be an official state preliminary to the Miss America Competition.
“We are thrilled to be back in Fresno, our home, for the 2019 Miss California State Finals. We have an incredible group of young women who are all vying for the titles of Miss California’s Outstanding Teen and Miss California 2019. Be sure to visit MissCalifornia.org to learn more about our candidates and purchase tickets to the show. It’s truly an honor to be back in the city that welcomes us with open arms year after year,” – Patricia Murray, CEO & Executive Director, Miss California Organization.
The 2019 candidates will come to town the last week of June. They will participate in community events throughout the city while preparing for the competition beginning Wednesday, June 26, 2019. Preliminary competition for the ‘Miss’ candidates take place June 26-27. The ‘Teen’ candidates will compete in a single day competition ending with the crowning of Miss California’s Outstanding Teen 2019 on Friday, June 28th and the ‘Miss’ candidate finals will commence on Saturday, June 29th ending with the crowning of Miss California 2019. All competition will take place at the William Saroyan Theatre in downtown Fresno.
The Miss California finals will air on CBS47 from 8-11pm PDT on Saturday, June 29th.
About the Miss California Organization: The Miss California Scholarship Organization is a volunteer based 501c(3) non-profit organization which was founded in 1924. As the Official State Final to Miss America, the Miss California Organization has awarded more than $6 million in cash and academic scholarships Miss California Organization | since the competition made its home in Fresno in 1994. Nurturing an ideal of beauty that includes dignity, courage, intelligence, creative talent and kindness, the successful contestants demonstrate a genuine commitment to serving others. Every year the Miss California’s Outstanding Teen and Miss California contestants make significant contributions to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals by raising funds and spreading awareness throughout the state.
Miss California Contact: Jessica Carmack