The long wait is finally over. Miss Universe Organization did a Press Conference at Shangri La Hotel in Makati earlier tonight to officially announce that the 65th Miss Universe Competition will be held in the Philippines this coming January 30, 2017.
The Official Host and Partners sign the partnership agreement for the #65thMissUniverse and share a toast to celebrate the moment!
Shawn McClain, vice president of business development and marketing of the Miss Universe Organization, together with the official partner, Okada Manila, Department of Tourism, Solar Entertainment, SM Lifestyle, Entertainment Inc., LCS Group of Chavit Singson made it official by signing the partnership contract sealing their commitment to the staging of the 65th Miss Universe pageant in the country.
A little teaser of the 65th Miss Universe Pageant.
Shawn McClain said that “We will have a team of about 400 people here, and we’re gonna be visiting lots of different places, and we’re going to be showing the world what the Philippines has to offer. And we’re gonna be helping boost tourism, and putting positive focus on everything that the Philippines is and stands for and will be in the future”.
Presenting the team that will make #65thMissUniverse happen this 2017.
Pre-pageant activities, such as the Governor’s Ball, National Costume contest, National Gift Auction, and Coronation Ball, will be held in tourist spots in the country including Vigan, Cebu, Baguio and Davao.
During the Press Conference they also unveiled the official website and official Facebook Page of the 65th Miss Universe Competition where they will release further information about the competition here in the Philippines.