8/16/18 Raleigh, NC – The Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization announced today the selection of High Point, NC as the host city for the 2019 Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Competition. The event will coincide with the organization’s Work Weekend for the Miss North Carolina candidates.

“The Miss North Carolina Organization is extremely appreciative of our partners in High Point that have worked hard to make this event an enjoyable experience for our candidates and local organizations, said Beth Knox, Executive Director of the MNCPO. “A special thank you to the High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau, Red Lion Hotel, Business High Point – Chamber of Commerce, and the High Point Theatre.”

“We are excited that High Point has been chosen to host the 2019 Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Pageant” says Tim Mabe, president and CEO of the High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau.  “This competition will generate almost half a million in economic impact, which is great for High Point!  We look forward to working with Beth Knox, Kevin Driver and the rest of the team at Miss North Carolina to make 2019 the best year ever!”

MNCOTeen 2019 will host two preliminary competitions on April 12th & 13th at the High Point Theatre with crowning on Sunday, April 14th. Tickets will be on sale in early 2019.

About the Miss NC Organization
As an official state preliminary associated with the Miss America Organization, the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization is a part of the largest scholarship providing organization for women in the world. Promoting an emphasis on academics and communication skills, the Miss NC Organization is considered a launching pad for young women to further their academic and career goals. For more information about volunteering or competing, please visit www.missnc.org.

About the High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau
The High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau (HPCVB) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote and encourage economic development in High Point through travel and tourism. The HPCVB works closely with meeting planners to bring events to High Point and to enhance their experience here, providing white glove assistance with event planning tasks including registration, transportation and coordination among various venues. These services ensure that every group event will be successful down to the last detail because we want each visitor to make yourself at home.  The Regional Visitors Center is located at 1634 N. Main St., Suite 102, High Point, N.C. For more information, visit www.highpoint.org.

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Media Contact:
Jacob Godwin
Marketing and Media Relations
Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant, Inc.
jacobgodwin@missnc.org