The competition was organized by Rima Fakih, Miss America 2010. The event featured performances by TV personality Maya Diab, Lebanese-Canadian rapper Massari, and American hip-hop artist French Montana. Marcel Ghanem and Annabella Hilal presented the ceremony.
A lot of people pointed out that Maya looks like Georgina Rizk, Lebanon’s first and so far only Miss Universe who won the title in 1971. Georgina is also the first woman from the Middle East to win this title.