The National ‘Miss You Can Do It’ Pageant is coming to the Quad Cities once again!

The 15th Annual ‘Miss You Can Do It’ Pageant will be happening on Saturday Jul 21 at the Adler Theatre (136 E 3rd Street Davenport). From 6-9 p.m. the dreams of young girls from all over the country will come true!

Founded by Abbey Curran, Miss Iowa USA 2008, the ‘Miss You Can Do It’ Pageant was created just for girls and women with special needs and challenges. Abbey was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy at birth, and was predetermined to live a life of difficulties and obstacles. However, she went on to become the very first contestant with a challenge to participate in the Miss Iowa USA pageant. She then became the first winner of the Miss Iowa USA pageant with a challenge! Abbey created the ‘Miss You Can Do It’ pageant for girls and women with special needs and challenges, so that they too can realize, if you truly believe in yourself, any dream can come true!

If you would like to attend this magical one-of-a-kind evening, you can purchase tickets online at Tickets are $20 for adults and $13 for children 10 years and under.

To become a contestant in future pageants, visit You will also be able to follow the amazing story of Abbey and the obstacles she has overcome to create such a wonderful and heart-warming event for young girls all over.

This surreal night is a once in a lifetime experience and you won’t want to miss it!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.