Miss America, Nia Franklin is set to make an appearance during Miss Tennessee Week. The week prior to the Miss Tennessee scholarship competition is a fun-filled action-packed week in which all contestants vying for the crown will be preparing for the competition. Nia will be in Knoxville June 24-26. While in town she will be attending fun outings and luncheons that have been planned for the candidates and learning all about Tennessee.
Nia will also be the keynote speaker at the Miss Tennessee Business Luncheon. The luncheon will be held Tuesday, June, 25 at the Knoxville Convention Center from noon-1: 30 pm. Tickets are $55.00 for anyone wishing to attend and $1000.00 for a table sponsorship package. All proceeds will benefit the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Foundation. All Miss Tennessee hopefuls will be in attendance.