After several changes in schedule, the Binibining Pilipinas grand coronation night is now set for July 11, 2021, after previously being scheduled for June 27.
The announcement was made by Miss Grand International 2020 first runner-up Samantha Bernardo, in a homecoming virtual press conference on Friday, May 21.
Samantha was appointed as Binibining Pilipinas Grand International 2020, after competing in the pageant for several years and placing 2nd runner-up twice. She was included in the Top 40 of Binibining Pilipinas 2020, which would have been the 57th edition of the pageant. However, the competition was put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The 57th Binibining Pilipinas coronation night was initially set for April 26, 2020, postponed to April 17, 2021, and later on to June 2021.
The pageant will award four titles: Binibining Pilipinas International, Binibining Pilipinas Grand International, Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental, and Binibining Pilipinas Globe. The titleholders will go on to compete in their respective international pageants.
Story from Rappler: https://www.rappler.com/entertainment/pageants/binibining-pilipinas-coronation-july-2021