USofA Pageantry has announced the dates and venues for Miss Gay USofA Classic & Miss Gay USofA.
Miss Gay USofA Classic will be held May 22-23, 2022 and will be held at S4 at the Rose Room.
Miss Gay USofA is May 24-27, 2022 and preliminary nights will be held at S4 at the Rose Room, with final night being held at the South Side Ballroom.
Ticketa for both events go on sale February 13, 2022. Tickets that were purchased prior to the pandemic will be honored and available at the front door according to the official statement posted Monday, February 7, 2022 via the official USofA Pageantry social media.
For qualified contestant, contestant application and hotel reservations will be available February 13, 2022on USofA.org
it was also announced in the statement that judges will be announced weekly starting February 9, 2022.
Read the full statement below:
Miss Gay USofA was first held in 1986 with the coronation of Michael Andrews. Miss Gay USofA Classic was first held in 2003 with the coronation of Tina Devore. Miss Gay USofA is open to all biological men who are 21 years of age by the time of the National Pageant. Miss Gay USofA Classic is open to all biological men who are 40 years of age by the time of the National Pageant.
The reigning Miss Gay USofA and Miss Gay USofA Classic Kennedy Davenport and Tasha Long Clas is Tasha Long we’re both crowned in May 2018 in Dallas, Texas. This will be the first year to he pageant will be held without its founder Jerry Byrd who passed away in 2021.
For more information about USofA Pageantry visit USofA.org