Miss America Toe Dip

Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019, on the beach in front of Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, for the traditional toe dip in ocean, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. (Vernon Ogrodnek / For The Press of Atlantic City).

ATLANTIC CITY — The newly crowned Miss America 2019 Nia Franklin will sing at Bay Atlantic Symphony’s 11th Annual Gala featuring: An Evening with Jason Alexander on Saturday.

Franklin, also an advocate for education in the arts, will sing the National Anthem at the opening of the concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at Borgata Casino Hotel and Spa’s Music Box Theater.