Competition Dates

Preliminary Competition: September 6, 7 and 8, 2016, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm ET
Final Night: September 11, 2016 at 9:00 pm ET, broadcast live on ABC
Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey


Competition Tickets

Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey
Tickets On Sale Now Via Ticketmaster


Show Us Your Shoes Parade

The Miss America “Show Us Your Shoes Parade” will take place Saturday, September 10, 2016, rain or shine on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Step off is at 5:00 pm starting at New Jersey Avenue and ending at Albany Avenue. Limited seating available in front of Boardwalk Hall.

Purchase Show Us Your Shoes Parade Tickets

Rolling chair rentals are also available during the parade:

Ocean Rolling Chairs
Contact: Stephanie

Royal Rolling Chairs

Atlantic City Boardwalk Rolling Chairs


After Party Tickets

2017 Miss America Official After-Party
Sunday, September 11, 2016 11:30 pm to 3:00 am
Wav Nightclub (inside The Playground)
1 Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Purchase Tickets


Event Schedule

Tuesday, August 30 at 2:00 pm: Miss America Contestant Arrival Ceremony (Kennedy Plaza)
Friday, September 9 at 6:00 pm: Steel Pier Miracle Mile Walk presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (Kennedy Plaza) – Donate/Register
Saturday, September 10 at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm: Former Miss America Autograph Signing (Holztman Gallery, The Claridge Hotel)
Saturday, September 10 at 5:00 pm: Miss America “Show Us Your Shoes” Parade (Boardwalk)


Hotel Information

Claridge Hotel


30th Annual Trade Show and Gift Extravaganza

September 7, 8 and 9, 2016: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
September 10, 2016: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Claridge Hotel
Park Place & The Boardwalk
Exhibition Space on the 2nd floor
Atlantic City, New Jersey