MISS TEXAS LATINA is the Official State Preliminary Pageant for the national MISS US LATINA™ competition established since 1983 to the International MISS LATIN AMERICA® OF THE WORLD pageant. The Winner of the MISS TEEN TEXAS LATINA will continue on to participate in the National MISS TEEN US LATINA & MISS TEXAS LATINA will continue and represent TEXAS at the national MISS US LATINA.
Mity Belen Gonzales of Amarillo, TX is the current Miss Teen Texas Latina 2014. Natalia Castillo from Houston, TX is the current Miss Texas Latina 2014. Natalia represented the state of Texas in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic on August of 2014 and was a semi-finalist.
Miss Texas Latina is the first competition established in the state of Texas exclusively for Latinas, and the only one whose winner advances to a national competition.
Miss Texas Latina Pageant Organization is geared to Latina residents of Texas between the ages of 13 and 26, who desire to travel and advance in the world of pageants and the modeling industry, while proudly promoting their Latino heritage.
This Pageant intends to promote the ideas, culture, interests and aspirations of this country's most powerful emerging market. Today's young Latina women are leading the way. Their desires for achievement, recognition and the betterment of themselves and their families are shaping the future economy and culture of this country, driving it into the next century.
The Miss Texas Latina Pageant is the best place to gain exposure, have fun, win prizes and go home with plenty of new friends and lifetime memories. It is also a great opportunity for networking and career development. We look for "More than a Model, A Role Model"