Silver Star Smokehouse: Welcome Event
The 2018 Miss USA and Miss Teen USA contestants were treated to a great Welcome Event at the Silver Star Smokehouse in Bossier City that took the meaning of southern hospitality to a whole new level.
The event was held on Sunday, May 13thand lasted from 6:30-10:30 pm. As the night rolled on, contestants had the opportunity to take part in line dancing, eat some of the best barbecues that Bossier has to offer, and dance the night away under the stars.
Local celebrity Garrett Jacobs performed at the event, along with other musicians. The audience also got to hear from Paula Shugart, President of the Miss Universe Organization, Miss USA 2017 Kára McCullough, Miss Teen USA 2017 Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff, Bossier City Mayor Lo Walker, Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler, along with other local sponsors.