Celebrate the return of the Miss America competition to Atlantic City, NJ live from historic Boardwalk Hall. This highly anticipated event on September 15, 2013, is now on sale.

Tickets provide entry to the final night of competition which airs live at 9 p.m. on ABC from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Tickets range in price and may be purchased on Ticketmaster.com or by visiting the Miss America website at missamerica.org. Ticket holders will witness 53 contestants vie for the crown in categories including Lifestyle and Fitness in Swimsuit, Evening Wear, Talent, and on-stage question.

Chris Harrison of The Bachelor and Lara Spencer of Good Morning America will host the spectacular two-hour live event. A panel of renowned celebrity judges will determine who will succeed Mallory Hagan and become the first Miss America to be crowned in Atlantic City since 2005. For more information on the 2014 Miss America competition or to purchase season tickets, which include additional entry to three-night preliminary competition on September 10, September 11 and September 12, please visit missamerica.org or call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.

The Miss America Organization is one of the nation's leading achievement programs and the world's largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in scholarship assistance.