On Thursday, January 14 this year, the organizers of the Miss Grand International pageant announced on social media, that the 8th edition of the Miss Grand International contest will be held in March. The final during which will be selected the winner of Miss Grand International 2020 title will take place on Saturday, March 27, and the host of the pageant will be Thailand!
The eighth edition of the Miss Grand International pageant was to be held in last year October in Venezuela. Unfortunately, when in March 2020, the coronavirus pandemic took over the world, it became clear that the competition would not be held. About whether the Miss Grand International 2020 elections will take place and when will it happen it was not known until this year January. Finally, on Thursday, January 14, the organizers of the Miss Grand International pageant revealed, that the winner of the Miss Grand International 2020 contest will be selected during the grand final, which will take place on this year March 27 in the capital of Thailand, Bangkok! For the crown of the most beautiful woman will compete over 60 candidates from all over the world.
The pageant will start on March 1, but for safety reasons, the candidates will be subject to a 14-day quarantine procedure. Girls will be locked in a hotel in Phuket for two weeks. During this time, they will take part in a number of online activities, incl. they will give interviews via Facebook, take part in the auction of souvenirs brought by them from their countries and through Thai food they will learn about Thailand’s culture.
The quarantine will end on Monday, March 15. This will also be the time of the welcome ceremony of the candidates, official press conference and a gala dinner. Then, for two weeks, for the candidates will be waiting a number of other activities – visiting Phuket and Bangkok, participation in rehearsals for the finals, interviews and talks with the jury, as well as participation in mini competitions such as the swimwear competition (March 18) and the national costumes competition ( March 24).
On Thursday, March 25 will be a preliminary competition, during which the jury will select the semi-finalists who advancing to the finals. Their list will be announced during the grand finale, which will take place on Saturday, this year March 27.
The official schedule of the Miss Grand International 2020 grouping was published on Sunday, January 17 in the competition’s social media.
(Schedule of the Miss Grand International 2020 pageant, photo: Miss Grand International/Facebook)
When writing about the Miss Grand International 2020 pageant should be mentioned that among the candidates who will fighting for the Miss Grand International 2020 crown cannot be missed representatives of Mexico and Poland. In Thailand will appear 20-year-old Ángela Yuriar (Miss México Grand 2020) and 22-year-old Milena Sadowska (Miss Polonia 2018, Miss Grand Poland 2020)! Today, I keep my fingers crossed for their successes!
(Ángela Yuriar – Miss México Grand 2020 and Milena Sadowska – Miss Grand Poland 2020, photos: Sansores Art Salón, Voyo Bakiewicz)
PHOTO: Miss Grand International/Facebook