October 22 has officially been proclaimed “Savvy Saturday” by Mayor Lioneld Jordan in honor of Miss America Savvy Shield’s homecoming.
A Miss American Welcome Home Parade will start on Saturday, Oct. 22 at 4 p.m. at the intersection of Dickson St. and Highland Ave. The parade will go west on Dickson St. and end at the Chi Omega Greek Theater on the University of Arkansas campus.
After the parade, “Savvy Saturday at the Greek Theater” will begin at 5 p.m. Performers include Madison Watkins, Frank Byers and Trey O’Dell.
A “Meet and Greet” with Miss America, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, Miss Arkansas, Miss Arkansas’ Outstanding Teen, Miss Mississippi, Miss South Carolina, Miss Washington, Miss New York, Miss Tennessee, Miss Oklahoma, and Miss Alabama will also happen at the Greek Theater.