Barcelo Punta Cana Resorts welcomes the Mr Universe Model Pageant for the second year in a row. The 12 day event includes events which begin in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, and conclude in the popular resort destination of Punta Cana. Barcelo Hotels & Resorts has been selected to host the grand finale of the Mr Universe Model Pageant which is taking place at the resort’s new theater. The sparkling waters and white sands of the Resort will serve as the perfect backdrop for the festivities, grand finale, and crowning ceremony. On Saturday, May 8th, contestants, judges and spectators will gather to witness the grand finale and crowning of Mr. Universe 2010.