Miss Whatcom County competition Saturday at WCC

The Miss Whatcom County Scholarship Pageant will be held Saturday evening, March 5, at Whatcom Community College.

The annual event crowns Miss Whatcom County, who competes for Miss Washington this summer.

The seven competitors for Saturday’s event will be judged on talent, a private interview, evening wear, swimsuit and on-stage questions. Scholarship money is awarded to the winner and first runner-up, as well as to those who win certain categories.

Tickets for the 7 p.m. event are $20 at the door of Syre Community Center on the WCC campus, 237 W. Kellogg Road.