A series of preliminary competitions will be held in the coming weeks, leading up the grand finale on May 17 at Atlantis’ Imperial Ballroom on Paradise Island at 8 p.m. Scores from the preliminary competitions along public votes on will help to determine the Top 5 finalists and eventually the new queen. The preliminary competitions schedule is as follows: 

Miss World Bahamas Charity Launch
Courtyard Marriot
April 27, 2018
7 p.m.

National Costume Competition
Rooftop by The Pointe
May 12, 2018
7 p.m. 

Evening Gown Competition & Beauty with a Purpose Presentations
The Balmoral
May 19, 2018
7 p.m. 

Swimsuit/Top Model Competitions
Compass Point Beach Resort
May 21, 2018
6 p.m. 

Preliminary event tickets range from $20 to $30, and Finale tickets are available at a cost of $75 for general tickets and $125 for VIP. Tickets for all events are available at Airbrush Junkies in the Mall at Marathon, online at, or from any contestant.

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