Miss Upper Peninsula pageant set

MARQUETTE – The Upper Peninsula will be crowning its new representatives at the 2014 Miss Upper Peninsula USA & Miss Upper Peninsula Teen USA Pageant at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Forest Roberts Theatre at Northern Michigan University.

All proceeds from ticket sales for the pageant will benefit the theatre program at NMU.

Tickets can be purchased at any NMU EZ Ticket Outlet or through the website at tickets.nmu.edu.

There are 19 young women vying for the 2014 titles and the opportunity to spend their 2014 year representing the U.P. at the state pageant as well as being a role model to young women and making appearances across the Upper Peninsula. The Pageant will also feature performances by Adam Whittington.

For more information, visit www.MissUpperPeninsula.com or for information on the state pageant, visit www.MissMichiganUSA.com or www.MissMichiganTeenUSA.com.