Contact: Diane Hardgrove
2014 Mrs. New York America Pageant
(Rochester, NY) - On Oct. 26 Rochester will host the 2014 Mrs. New York America Pageant at the RIT Inn and Conference Center. There will be 250 attendees and all events are open to the public.
"My life has been enriched by the experience. It's been better than I dreamed it would be," said Mellissa Risso, current Mrs. NY America.
Tickets are $25 at the door and doors open at 1 p.m.
VisitRochester is Monroe County's official tourism promotion agency. Its mission is to promote the area as a destination for meetings, conventions, and leisure travel. On average, 1.7 million visitors travel to Rochester a year, leaving an economic impact of nearly $1 billion in Monroe County.