Excitement is in the air in the Mother City, as some of the most beautiful, kind-hearted, and generous gay men from all over the world gather at the foot of Table Mountain!
By KEVIN DU PLESSIS
Mr. Gay World 2019 is underway and all the delegates have arrived at The President Hotel in Bantry Bay, Cape Town, which will be the base of operations throughout the week during which a new Mr Gay World will be crowned! And guess what? You will be able to follow the process closely as Gay Pages feeds you exclusive behind-the-scenes content aimed at introducing each and every delegate to the world, so you know who to vote for!
Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter and watch our live feeds and story updates! From short interviews, to sexy photos, and footage of the challenges the delegates will face, we will cover it all starting Tuesday night 29 April! We will also be posting an article right here on our website, once a day, to summarise daily activities all the way up to the Grand Finale which will be held in Cape Town City Hall on Saturday 4 May. Buy tickets here!
A QUICK SUMMARY OF COVERAGE
TUESDAY 30 April – Khayelitsha outreach, meeting the delegates.
WEDNESDAY 1 May – Cape Town sight seeing, behind the scenes at SWIMWEAR (& other) PHOTOSHOOTS, “why vote for me?”
THURSDAY 2 May – Stories behind each delegate’s national costume
FRIDAY 3 May – Fitness challenges, Auction and VIP Dinner at The President Hotel
SATURDAY 4 May – Social Responsibility Campaigns, GRAND FINALE at Cape Town City Hall
This is merely a preliminary summary of events during the week and may be subject to changes. But the important thing to know is that we will be SPILLING ALL THE TEA and you will be in on the action no matter where in the world you find yourself!
If you are privileged enough to make it to Cape Town be sure to book tickets for the VIP Dinner (3 May – The President Hotel – 18:30) and the Grand Finale (4 May – Cape Town City Hall – 18:00) on www.howler.co.za. Tickets range from R150 – R625. The sensational boy band 5WEST will be performing at the Finale, among other very exciting show stoppers! We have attended these events in the past and can vouch for how unforgettable they are every year!
Here is your first look at the 24 delegates for 2019!