Photo Gallery | Miss Buffalo 2012 Contestants
Six contestants will compete for the title of Miss Buffalo 2012 at the National Buffalo Wing Festival on Sept. 4 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Attendees of the National Buffalo Wing Festival will see contestants compete in talent, onstage question, evening wear and swimsuit portions.
Aside from reigning as the official "Queen" of the Wing Fest, Miss Buffalo 2012 goes on to represent the Queen City in the 2012 Miss New York State Scholarship Pageant, the official state preliminary to the Miss America Pageant. Miss Buffalo is eligible to win an expenses paid trip in June 2012 to take part in the Miss New York State Pageant, including five night’s hotel stay, meals, travel and entry fees. In addition, Miss Buffalo will receive a $250 scholarship, a crown and banner. The first runner-up will receive a $150 scholarship and the second runner-up will receive a $100 scholarship
The Miss Buffalo Pageant is an official preliminary of the Miss New York and Miss America Organizations and awards scholarships every year to young women. At a local, state and national level the pageant system gives the women the opportunity to promote a platform of community service, share their talents, and achieve excellence.