Eleven contestants took their time answering questions on the three issues.
The theme of the pageant is “Minority Group is a Priority when it comes to Climate Change.”
Digicel is once again the main sponsor of the annual pageant which is aimed at celebrating the diversity, creativity and talent of LGBT fakaleiti communities in Tonga.
Ragigia Dawai from Digicel Tonga joined two other members on the judges panel.
The pageant will continue next week with the celebrations for the 25th anniversary and followed by the pageant night on the 12 and 13 July.
The President of the Tonga Leiti’s Association, Poli Kefu thanked Digicel Tonga for their support of the event which will also be livestreamed.