An official preliminary to Miss Ohio, part of the Miss America Organization, the inaugural Miss Akron Canton pageant will be held Saturday October 3rd at 7:00pm at the Cultural Center for the Arts in downtown Canton. Tickets will be available at the door for $10; doors open at 6:30pm. The event will feature 9 contestants vying for the title of Miss Akron Canton, college scholarships, and a chance to advance to Miss Ohio. Entertainment will be provided by emcee Mackenzie Bart - Miss Ohio 2014, Top 10 Finalist and Talent Winner at Miss America and Finalist on America's Next Weatherman - as well as nUAnce - the University of Akron's all-male a capella group. Information is available at www.missakroncanton.org. You can also find us at www.facebook.com/missakroncanton and @MissAkronCanton on Twitter and Instagram.