The 2017 Miss America Pageant (crowning Miss America 2018) will be held in Atlantic City,
NJ, starting with preliminary competition on September 6, 7 & 8. The Miss America Show Us Your Shoes Parade
will be held on Saturday, September 9th and then the final night of the Miss America Pageant will be on Sunday, September
10th and broadcast live on ABC! Below you will find information on badges, tickets and hotel rates. We hope to see you
in Atlantic City!
official 2018 Miss America badge/credential is required for certain events and
issued for identification and security purposes. Badges allow access to
Open Rehearsals (cameras are not permitted), the Miss America Trade Show and
Contestant Visitation after Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Preliminary
Competition Nights. For the final night of competition, an After Party ticket
will need to be purchased and details on After Party tickets will be posted
orders with complete payment of $40 must be received by
Friday, August 4th. All badges
require a recent photograph of the proposed badge holder. If the proposed
badge holder received a badge for the National Finals last year, then their photo is already on file. All badge holders
must be approved by the State ED and must be in good standing with the state and national organization.
To order a badge you must pay $40 via PayPal link below using your credit or debit card or pay by mailing your check (made
payable to Miss Kentucky Scholarship Org) to Miss Kentucky Scholarship Organization at 251 Chippen Dale
Circle #1133, Lexington, KY 40517. If mailing a check it MUST arrive by August 4th (not just postmarked August
you must email your request for a badge to Justin Rains, State ED, at email@example.com. Include with your email request the name of each person who has purchased a badge on your order, a photo of each person
included in your order attached in .jpg format (unless you received a badge last year) and also include one
of the following affiliations for each individual on your order: Miss KY state volunteer, Miss KY local volunteer,
current contestant in the Miss America or MAO Teen program, former Miss Kentucky or former state titleholder, guest of a state
or local volunteer, child of state or local volunteer, family member or friend of Miss KY. Please also note in your
email any requests for badges for individuals age 20 or younger as they will receive a special badge.
If you have any questions regarding badges
or the badge process please contact Justin Rains at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW TO ORDER MISS AMERICA TICKETS:
The 2018 Miss America
Ticket Information is now available to Friends and Family. Like last year, those in the Friends
and Family category can order their own tickets and will still be seated with the state delegation.
Each person in the Friends and Family category that places an order will have the tickets
emailed directly to their inbox closer to competition.
The message of “Opening Soon” is misleading when you initially click on the
link. This message is there because the site is currently closed to the public.
Please follow the directions
below to enter the site and place your order.
1. Click the link here: 2018 Miss America Competition Tickets
2. Click in the upper right
corner where it says "Enter Using Password" then type the password: Savvy2018. Do not forget
to capitalize the S in Savvy.
will take you directly to the site to order your tickets.
HOW TO ORDER MISS AMERICA PARADE TICKETS:
year, all parade seating is reserved. Tickets
will be automatically delivered to your email address after the purchase is
complete. To order
parade tickets, please visit:
Once on the site you will need to click on the section and then click the
seat(s) of your choice.
AMERICA HOTEL RATE INFORMATION
Several Atlantic City hotels are offering reduced rates
during Miss America week. Click on the pdf file below (must have Adobe Reader to view).
FRIENDS AND FAMILY HOTEL RATE GRID