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(Saturday, May 11, 2019) Tempe, Arizona:

The 2019 Miss Gay Arizona America took place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Tempe Center for the Arts in Tempe, Arizona. A total of nine contestants competed for the most prestigious title in the State of Arizona.

The 4-hour pageant saw the contestants compete in Male Interview, Evening Gown, On Stage Question and Talent to earn 2 spots to represent Arizona at the National Miss Gay America pageant this October in St. Louis, Missouri

Franzia McKenzie won the awards for Male Interview and On Stage Question, Jimena Cavalli won the Evening Gown award and Espressa Grande won the award for Talent.

After the glamour, glitz, productions and awards, Espressa Grande was crowned the 33rd Miss Gay Arizona America and Sicaraya was 1st alternate.

Both Espressa Grande and Sicaraya will represent Arizona at the National Miss Gay America Pageant.