Miss Venezuela 2009
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|Miss Venezuela 2009|
|Date||September 24, 2009|
Tito El Bambino
|Venue||Poliedro de Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela|
|Winner||Marelisa Gibson Villegas
Miss Venezuela 2009, the 56th Miss Venezuela pageant, was held at the Poliedro de Caracas in Caracas, Venezuela, on September 24, 2009. Stefanía Fernández, Miss Venezuela 2008 and Miss Universe 2009, crowned Miss Miranda, Marelisa Gibson, as her successor at the end of the event. She will compete in the Miss Universe 2010 pageant, where she will try to win a third consecutive Miss Universe crown for Venezuela.
The Miss World Venezuela title went to Miss Zulia, Adriana Vasini who will compete in Miss World 2010; and Elizabeth Mosquera, Miss Trujillo, obtained the title of Miss Venezuela International and will compete in Miss International 2010. First Runner Up Mariángela Bonanni was appointed as Miss Venezuela Earth and will compete Miss Earth 2010.
It was on that year that the present MV anthem was sung for the first time, with a new melody replacing the iconic tune used for 34 years, with a slight change in lyrics.
|Miss Venezuela Universo 2009|
|Miss Venezuela Mundo 2009|
|Miss Venezuela International 2009|
Final Competition Night
|Miss Fotogénica (Miss Photogenic)
(voted by press reporters)
|Miss Amistad (Miss Congeniality)
(voted by Miss Venezuela contestants)
|Miss Internet (MissVenezuela.Com)|
|Mejor Vestido de Gala (Best Evening Gown)|
Beauty Gala (Gala de la Belleza)
|Most Beautiful Hair|
|Miss Diva Parmalat|
- Miss Miranda, Marelisa Gibson, represented Venezuela at Miss Universe 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA where she failed to place in the semifinals. This was the first time since 2006 that Venezuela failed to make the semifinals at Miss Universe and the third time in 7 years.
- Miss Zulia, Adriana Vasini, represented Venezuela at Miss World 2010 in Sanya, China where she finished as 2nd Runner-Up. She also won the Reina Hispanoamericana 2009 pageant, held in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
- Miss Trujillo, Elizabeth Mosquera, represented Venezuela at Miss International 2010 in Chengdu, China where she won the title. She also was the 3rd Runner-Up in Reinado Internacional del Café 2010, held in Manizales, Colombia.
- Miss Táchira, Mariangela Bonanni, was later appointed as Miss Earth Venezuela and represented Venezuela at Miss Earth 2010 in Nha Trang, Vietnam where she finished in the semifinals.
- Miss Amazonas, Jéssica Guillén ,won Miss Atlántico Internacional 2010, held in Punta del Este, Uruguay.
- Miss Anzoátegui, Flory Díez, represented Venezuela at Miss Intercontinental 2010 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic where she finished in the semifinals.
- Miss Mérida, María de Luz Da Silva, represented Venezuela at Miss Friendship International 2009 in Wuhan, China where she finished in the semifinals.
- Miss Barinas, Esmeralda Yaniche, finished as the 2nd Runner-Up in Miss Italia Nel Mondo 2010, held in Jesolo, Italy. She was also was the 3rd Runner-Up in Reinado Mundial del Banano 2010, held in Machala, Ecuador.
- Miss Aragua, Andreína Castro, previously held the title of Teen Model Venezuela 2007.
- Miss Sucre, Daniela Morales, entered Teen Model Venezuela 2004, where she placed sixth.