The annual Miss America pageant is set to take place Sunday at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The pageant, during which Miss America 2017 will be crowned, will air live at 9 p.m. Eastern. Sunday on ABC. For viewers at home who want to follow along online, the pageant will be livestreamed on ABC Go.
The pageant will feature 52 contestants competing for the title and crown of Miss America 2017. The Miss America pageant is a completely separate entity from the Miss USA pageant (a part of the Miss Universe Organization, formerly owned by Donald Trump).
Miss America 2016, Georgia's Betty Cantrell, will pass along her crown to Sunday's winner.