The young ladies say they're excited to be in Monroe for the pageant. They say it will be long week of practice and appearances, but they're ready for the week ahead.
Miss Crescent City New Orleans says this is her second time at Miss Louisiana. She's ready to get unpacked and spend time with her new friends.
Jennifer Jarreau, a Miss Louisiana Contestant, says, "Its good. We just made our second trip down, so we are almost done moving everything out of the car. We are just gonna unpack everything in the room and kinda chill out."
Competition for the Miss Louisiana pageant will begin this Thursday, with a new Miss Louisiana being crowned Saturday night.