Bridgeport Holiday Inn
7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
The Puerto Rican Parade of Fairfield County is hosting their19th annual Cultural Pageant. Twenty-thee contestants ages 5-23 will compete for the title of Mr. and Miss. Puerto Rico, Mr. and Miss. Teen Puerto Rico and Little Mr. and Miss. Puerto Rico. Contestants will be representing different Fairfield County towns and also towns of Puerto Rico.
The winners of the pageant will lead the Puerto Rican Parade on July 8th alongside the Grand Marshal.
Contestants will perform a folk dance “El Son de la Plena,” along with a personal talent. Contestants will also participate in an evening wear portion. The pageant is meant to encourage the community to learn more about Puerto Rico and provide contestants with self-confidence.
Tickets are on sale now but are also available at the door.