Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler was in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, this week on behalf of her sponsor, Joseph Ribkoff, to participate in events surrounding the one hundredth anniversary of the Calgary Stampede. For one hundred years, the Calgary Stampede has brought people from all over the world together to experience Calgary’s unique Western heritage and values.
Laura participated in several media interviews to promote her appearance in the Stampede Parade, and visited two local Joseph Ribkoff boutiques for autograph sessions.
This week, she is in Helsinki, Finland with Joseph Ribkoff, where she is conducting magazine interviews and press conferences, participating in autograph sessions, and visiting a children's hospital.
Miss Nebraska Crowned Miss America 2011
Teresa Scanlan from Gerig, Nebraska charmed the hearts of the judges to capture the 90th anniversary Miss America title.
MAO Contestants show off their Joseph Ribkoff opening number dresses.
For the sixth consecutive year, the 53 Miss America contestants walked the runway at the Fashion Mall.