The Miss Universe 2020 pageant is now in full swing, and pageant fans all over the world can't wait to meet the successor of South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi.
Philippines' own Rabiya Mateo is among the 74 candidates vying for the Miss Universe title at the pageant's 69th edition, which is currently being held at Seminole Hard Rock & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.
MISS UNIVERSE 2020 PRELIMS
The preliminary swimsuit and evening gown competitions will be held on Friday night, May 14, 2021 (U.S. time) at the Hard Rock Live theater.
In the Philippines, the show will be streamed live this Saturday, May 15, 2021, at exactly 7 a.m. on Lazada's app, and official Facebook and YouTube accounts.
For the swimsuit competition, the candidates will be wearing their swimsuits from Ema Savahl Couture swimsuits and shoes by Jojo Bragais.
For the evening gown competition, Rabiya will be wearing a creation by Dubai-based fashion designer Furne One Amato.
Lazada, the official e-commerce partner of the Miss Universe pageant in the Philippines, will stream in the country both the national costume show and the preliminary competition.
The rest of the world can watch the streams of the preliminaries on Miss Universe's official YouTube account.
MISS UNIVERSE 2020 FINALS
The final competition will be held on Sunday, May 16, 2021 (in the U.S.).
In the Philippines, the grand coronation night will air live via A2Z on Monday, May 17, 2021, at 8 a.m. It will have a replay on the same day at 10:30 p.m.
Filipinos can also watch the show live and for free through the streaming platform iQiyi, which also offers special features about the pageant. The app can be downloaded from the Apple Store or Google Play Store.
Those who will miss the show can also watch the pageant through the Kapamilya Channel and online iWantTFC on May 23, 2021, at 9:45 p.m.
Metro Channel will also be airing replays of the show on May 24, 2021 (12 noon and 10 p.m.); May 26, 2021 (5 p.m.); and May 29, 2021 (8:30 a.m.).
Meanwhile, to secure a spot for Rabiya or your favorite Miss Universe 2020 candidate in the Top 21 semi-finalists, you can cast your vote through the Miss Universe tab in the Lazada app.
The online voting for the best in national costume has started, and Filipinos can also vote for Rabiya through this link: https://www.missuniverse.com/vote.