Ms. Minnesota Senior Pageant 2014 in Rochester

Created: 05/04/2014 6:47 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- People came out to the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester today, for a first-of-its-kind beauty pageant.

It was the Ms. Minnesota Senior Pageant. Our very own ABC 6 News Anchors James Wilcox and Laura Lee co-hosted the event.

The event has been held up in the Twin Cities and this is the first time it was held in Rochester.

Organizer Melodee Bahr is very proud of the participants, "We have the most courageous, wonderful women in this pageant. They're the first of a pageant here. They've never been on stage before. They're scared to death, and they're beautiful."

Rosie Elwood of Rochester was crowned the night's Ms. Minnesota Senior 2014.

Ms. Minnesota Senior Pageant held in Rochester for the first time.