Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2017 : Info

Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2017 kicked off with a mall tour on October 10 at Plaza Las Américas, San Juan, where 40 candidates for MUPR 2017 were presented by the national director Desirée Lowry.

The 40 candidates of MUPR 2017 are -

Cristal Molina from Adjuntas

Tayra Liz from Aguadilla

Gretchen Colón Morales from Aibonito

Mariam Saffar from Añasco

Niomi Lee Cora Amaro from Arroyo

Pamela Rivera from Barranquitas

Von Marie Santiago from Bayamón

Stephanie M. Font Rodríguez from Cabo Rojo

Nicole Marie Colón Rivera from Caguas

Tanya M. Romero Alamo from Carolina

Patricia Lespier from Cayey

Michelle Rivera from Coamo

Chris Navarro from Corozal

Kimberly Jiménez from Dorado

Génesis Concepción from Fajardo

Rashelle Miranda from Florida

Lilliriel Rivera Rodriguez from Guánica

Natacha Marie Romero from Guayama

Karla Victoria Aponte from Guaynabo

Zudelys Lago Guerrero from Hatillo

Sabrina Brito from Humacao

Francheska Fuentes from Isabela

Gabriela Estefanía De Hoyos from Jayuya

Shakira Maldonado from Juana Díaz

Nidlla Mercado from Lajas

Angelika Rodríguez from Las Piedras

Cristal Marie Olavarria Guenard from Mayagüez

Michelle Marie Torres Santiago from Naranjito

Nishayra Santiago from Orocovis

Charlene Ortiz Melero from Patillas

Layla Nicole Velázquez Rivera from Peñuelas

Jailenne Rivera Rodríguez from Ponce

Sara Elisabeth Rivera Pruna from Rincón

Ivana Carolina Irizarry Fritany from Rio Grande

Natalie Soto Montañez from Salinas

Camille Alexandra Acosta Ortiz from San Germán

Danyeshka Hernández from San Juan

Elijah Rodríguez Fernández from Santa Isabel

Beverly Marie Rodríguez De León from Utuado

Kathleen Stacy Torres Vigo from Villalba


The schedule for activities as part of the contest is as per below-

October 10 - Mall Tour at Plaza Las Américas (Initial)

November 12 - Mall Tour at Mayaguez Mall, Mayagüez

December 10 - Mall Tour at Plaza del Caribe, Ponce

January 21- Mall Tour at Las Catalinas Mall, Caguas

February 18 - Mall Tour at Plaza Las Américas (Final)

March 26- Traditional Costume Competition

April 19- Jury Interviews

April 20- Preliminary Competition

April 30- Hotel check-ins

May 4 - Grand Final at Centro de Bellas Artes, Santurce

Brenda Azaria Jiménez Hernández, Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2016, will crown her successor at the finals who will then go on to represent Puerto Rico in Miss Universe 2017.

Brenda Azaria Jiménez Hernández Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2016