The biggest and most prestigious national level beauty pageant in Asia – Binibining Pilipinas successfully concluded on July 11, 2021 at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Philippines. At the conclusion of the event, Philippines’ representatives to Miss International, Miss Grand International, Miss Intercontinental and Miss Globe competitions were crowned. The event was hosted by former Miss Universe, Catriona Gray and Miss Grand International (runner-up), Nicole Cordoves.
At the grand coronation night of the pageant, Hannah Arnold from Masbate was crowned Bb. Pilipinas International 2021; Samantha Alexandra Panlilio was crowned Bb. Pilipinas Grand International 2021; Cinderella Faye Obenita from Caygayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental was crowned Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental 2021 and Maureen Ann Montagne from Batangas was crowned Bb. Pilipinas Globe 2021. Along with that, two runners-up were also elected. Gabrielle Camille Basiano from Borongan, Eastern Samar was crowned first runner-up and Meiji Cruz from Valenzuela was crowned second runner-up.
Binibining Pilipinas is regarded as the biggest and most extravagant national level beauty pageant in the Asian continent. It was founded by former Miss International titleholder, Stella Araneta in the year 1964. It is also the oldest running national beauty pageant of Asia. Over the years, Binibining Pilipinas has produced several international titleholders and special award winners. It also holds the record of producing the maximum number of international beauty queens of Asian origin, making it the most successful national beauty pageant of Asia.