Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 Promises To Wow Miri

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Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 Promises To Wow Miri

Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant had its official press presentation on Monday. It was held at the auditorium of Pustaka Miri. Present at the event was the Mayor of Miri, Adam Yii. Other than that were the event organizers, contestants and members of the local press.


There, the pageant formally unveiled its 24 beautiful finalists. All of them were clad in elegant Borneonative sponsored outfits. The 24 beauties are competitively vying for the coveted title of Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 this week. And a once-in-a-lifetime chance to represent Malaysia in the Miss Grand International 2019 pageant.


The press presentation also marked the official kickstart for pageant week.


Why Miri to host Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant?

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Miri Mayor Adam Yii at the Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant Press Presentation


Why was Miri chosen to host Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant? This year’s national pageant aims to boost Sarawak’s tourism and shine some light on Miri. The city which usually gets the second spotlight to the capital Kuching. This is in line with the Sarawak Tourism Board’s initiatives for the ‘Sarawak More To Discover’ 2019 campaign.


Besides that, the pageant is set to be the kick off for the annual month-long festivity of Miri May Fest. And lastly, because the pageant has a massive East Malaysian fan base. So it’s only right to bring the pageant to their doorstep.


Pageant Week Activities

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The 24 beautiful Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant finalists before the Press Presentation


Pageant week is a week of exciting activities that all highlight what Miri has to offer. These activities include visits to multiple Mirian hotspots. Not to forget corporate social responsibility (CSR)/ social visits. Besides that, are other planned pageant-related events. All the pageant activities are planned in such a way to highlight Miri as a potential tourist spot.


The 24 Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 finalists are in the midst of their week-long activities. On Tuesday, the 23rd of April, the pageant kicked off their Miri excursion tour. First, they paid a visit to the Piasau Nature Reserve. Which, is a conservatory camp for various species of Hornbill in Sarawak. There, the finalists got served authentic local Sarawak dishes at its Hornbill Cafe.


Then, they paid a social visit to the Miri Hospital and Paediatric Ward. There, Miss Grand Malaysia donated 5 wheelchairs to the ward. This initiative is as part of its ongoing contribution to local communities. 5 lucky finalists of the 24 got treated a special visit to the Miri Crocodile Farm. These 5 finalists were chosen for being the best performers for pageant week day-2.


What to look forward to?

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Miss Grand Malaysia 2019 National Pageant’s 24 finalists at the Press Presentation


Do look forward to upcoming pageant week activities! On Thursday, the 25th of April, all 24 beautiful finalists will be at Miri Times Square. They will be there to unveil the place as one of Miri’s Instagram worthy hotspots.


Next, on Friday, the 26th of April is Miss Grand Malaysia 2019’s Preliminary Competition. Come and show support for the 24 beautiful finalists at Coco Cabana. It starts at 7 pm.


Then, on Saturday, the 27th of April get excited! There will be a Meet and Greet session with Nur Sajat of Nur Sajat Aesthetic. It will be at 10 am in Bintang Megamall. Free tickets for the coronation night will be-be up for grabs for the public.


The same day, there will also be a Live Cooking Show. Miss Grand International 2018, Miss Clara Sosa and Miss Grand Malaysia 2018, Debra Jeanne Poh will host it. This will be held at Coco Cabana at 11 am. Primabuzz will be covering it live, so stay in tune!


Finally, on the last day of pageant week is the event most anticipated. On Sunday, April the 28th is Miss Grand Malaysia 2019’s Coronation Night. This will be held at Meritz Hotel Miri, starting at 3 pm. We find out which beautiful finalist gets crowned Miss Grand Malaysia 2019. This also sadly marks the end of the pageant.


So, be there or be square! Preliminary Competition and Coronation Night tickets are still on sale. Grab them by visiting www.ticket2u.com.my. There, simply search “Miss Grand Malaysia 2019” and purchase accordingly. Great news! There’s a flash sale going now for Coronation Night’s Super VIP tickets. 50% off so get yours ASAP!


Lastly, do not forget to vote for your favorite finalist(s)! How to vote? Download the Star Phone App via the Apple app store or Google Play store. Then on it, dial *646 to vote.

Kuscera Youngblood About the author

Her writing is focused on millennial content. Particularly local content. She's passionate about the local scene and wants more people to know about it through her writing. Check out her articles on primabuzz.com, which she actively writes for.