The 2021 Mrs. Arkansas America and Miss for America Strong Pageant will be held May 15 at the Hot Springs Convention Center.
The first Mrs. Arkansas America runner-up will also get to compete in a national pageant, a news release said.
The contestants will be available for a meet and greet and autographs, plus a style show, on Friday, May 14, for Dillard's at Uptown Hot Springs, formerly the Hot Springs Mall, from 2:30 until 4 p.m.
The contestants will be at Jose's on Central for autographs from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. on May 14.
Lauren Launius, 2020 Mrs. Arkansas America, and Farren Simon, Miss Arkansas for America Strong, will also be on hand for autographs.
There will be pageant programs for sale as well as presale tickets for the pageant evening.
There will be local entertainment and a "fun family night for all."
Tickets will also be available at the door. Masks are required.
Email Lynn DeJarnette at [email protected] for more information.