The Miss USA is an American beauty pageant that has been held annually since 1952 to select the American entrant in the Miss Universe pageant. The Miss Universe Organization operates both pageants, as well as Miss Teen USA.
Miss USA 2017 will be the the 66th Miss USA pageant to be held on a date and venue to be announced. Deshauna Barber of the District of Columbia will crown her successor at the end of the event. The winner of the national pageant will have the opportunity to represent her country at Miss Universe 2017.