Mr. and Ms. World Pageant to feature talent and food from around the world

Union College's Mr. and Ms. World Pageant will be held at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 26, in the Union College gymnasium. The annual event offers sights and flavors from around the world as Union students representing their native countries compete for the Mr. or Ms. World crown. 

The event will feature delicacies from many Lincoln restaurants including Blue Orchid, Tia Garden, High Society Cheesecake, House of Hunan, Noodles and Valentino’s. Admission is free for ASB members, $3 for nonmember students and $5 for everyone else. Event organizers also ask that each person bring $1 to donate to the "No More Thumbprints" mission project.

The Mr. and Ms. World Pageant will be webcast live starting at 8:45 p.m. CST. The live feed and archived footage from the event will be available at