There she is, Miss.... Tri-Cities. Well, that's where all Miss America's start, local competitions that get them from towns and cities, to state competitions (Miss Washington for us), all the way to Miss America! If you'd like to see how it all begins, you'll want to attend the Miss Tri-Cities pageant. The contest is July 22nd in the Art Fuller Auditorium at Kennewick High school.

The Miss Tri-Cities Scholarship Program offers over $35,000 in scholarships each year and they are celebrating their 57th year with the Miss America Organization! Tickets are just $20 in advance ($25 at the door). So click here to get yours, and cheer on your favorite lady who will move on to represent us in the Miss Washington pageant and who knows, could be the next Miss America!!