Miss Hospitality contestants arrive in Hattiesburg Sunday

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - More than two dozen young women from across Mississippi will gather in Hattiesburg Sunday to begin a week's worth of activities leading up to the 62nd annual Mississippi Miss Hospitality Pageant.

28 contestants from across the Magnolia State are scheduled to check into the Century Park Residence Hall at Southern Miss Sunday afternoon.

Afterwards, they will begin rehearsals for the pageant at the Saenger Theater.

The preliminaries will take place at the Saenger Theater next Friday night, with the finals happening on Saturday night.

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