63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Preliminary Competition
The 63rd Anuual MISS UNIVERSE® Preliminary Competition will be held at the FIU Arena on Wednesday, January 21st at 7 p.m. ET.
The Preliminary Competition marks the first time all of the contestants are on stage competing in both swimsuit and evening gown. A distinguished panel of judges evaluate the contestants in three categories: swimsuit, evening gown and interview. The Preliminary Competition ultimately determines who makes the Top 15, which is revealed during the live telecast on January 25th. Following the Preliminary Competition, the Miss Universe National Costume Show will take place where contestants from around the world will wear outfits representative from their native countries.