The 66th edition of the Miss Universe Pageant returns to Sin City after many speculations on this year’s venue. The Miss Universe Organization announced today that the competition will take place live from The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, on Sunday, Nov. 26 (7:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX.
Steve Harvey returns as the pageant’s host again this year, marking his third time to host the prestigious competition. The pageant expects contestants from almost 100 countries, including 4 countries competing for the first time. Those 4 include Armenia, Cambodia, Laos and Nepal.
Iris Mittenaere from France will crown her successor at the conclusion of the live three-hour event.
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