Miss USA 2013 Preliminary Competition at PH Live at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Miss Nevada in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
On Wednesday, June 12 all 51 Miss USA 2013 contestants walked the stage competing in swimsuit and evening gown. The semifinalists will be announced at the 2013 MISS USA Competition telecast on June 16 at 9 p.m. ET on NBC (Pictured: Miss Nevada in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition – Photo: © Erik Kabik / RETNA / www.ErikKabik.com)

Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

Photo: © Erik Kabik / RETNA / www.ErikKabik.com.

The panel of judges for the Preliminary Competition included:

  • Andrea Calvaruso, Partner at Law Firm Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Lynne Diamante, CEO and Founder of OPTX rhode island
  • Fred Nelson, President/Executive Producer of People’s Choice Awards
  • Nick Light, Sr. Vice President of Artist Development and Touring at RCA Records
  • Kristin Prouty, Entertainment Relations Executive, WWE
  • Rob Goldstone, Founder Oui2 PR
  • Kristin Boehm, News Director, PEOPLE

Fans can visit www.missusa.com and help their favorite contestant secure a spot in the semifinals by voting through the Optx rhode island fan vote.

Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Minnesota in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Minnesota in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Kentucky in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Kentucky in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Indiana in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Indiana in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Alabama in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Alabama in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Maine in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Maine in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Colorado in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition
Miss Colorado in Miss USA 2013 swimsuit competition

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Miss Massachusetts in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Massachusetts in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Maine in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Maine in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Kentucky in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Kentucky in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Idaho in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Idaho in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Alabama in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Alabama in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Washington in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Washington in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss North Carolina in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss North Carolina in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss New Jersey in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss New Jersey in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Nevada in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Nevada in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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Miss Mississippi in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition
Miss Mississippi in Miss USA 2013 evening gown competition

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