Shelby Dangerfield crowned Miss Montana USA 2024 for Miss USA 2024

18 Jun 2024 | Camilla Saurez

In a night filled with elegance and excitement, 24-year-old Shelby Dangerfield from Havre, Montana, was crowned Miss Montana USA 2024. The prestigious event took place on June 16, 2024, at the magnificent Alberta Bair Theater in Billings, Montana.

The pageant, renowned for showcasing the poise, intelligence, and beauty of its contestants, saw Shelby emerge as a standout from the beginning. With her radiant smile, compelling stage presence, and articulate responses, Shelby captivated both the judges and the audience.



A proud native of Havre, Shelby has been an active community member, contributing to local charitable organizations and advocating for mental health awareness. Her dedication to making a positive impact in her community undoubtedly resonated with the panel of judges.

Throughout the evening, contestants participated in various segments, including evening gown, swimwear, and an interview portion, where Shelby's eloquence and genuine personality shone brightly. Her ability to connect with others and her unwavering confidence set her apart from the other contenders.



Upon receiving the crown, Shelby expressed her gratitude and excitement for the journey ahead. "I am honored and thrilled to represent Montana on the national stage. This is a dream come true, and I am eager to use this platform to further my advocacy for mental health and support for local communities," she said.

Shelby Dangerfield will now prepare to compete in the Miss USA 2024 pageant, where she will represent Montana with grace and pride. Her win not only marks a personal achievement but also brings joy and inspiration to her hometown of Havre and the entire state of Montana.