There are hundreds of beauty contests being held annually around the world but there are only four that are considered the most prestigious - "The Big Four"
These are the most popular pageants and consists of the four major international beauty pageants for women: Miss World, Miss Universe, Miss Earth and Miss International.
Here are the dates for the international pageant season.
Miss Earth 2019
Miss Earth 2019 will be crowned on October 26 and will be held in the Philippines.