As part of the Harrison Fest celebrations, a Queens Gala Dinner was held on September 9, 2016 with over 400 people in attendance in the Holy Cross Banquet Hall in Harrison, NJ. Each Queen represents their country of origin and Judges and audience members had the opportunity to see the Queens in the following outfits: Casual wear, Country's Typical Outfit, and an Evening Gown. During the pageant each Queen was evaluated for their effort. The Judges crowned the Queens separately as Miss Elegance, Miss Congeniality, Miss Photogenic, and the Queen with the best Typical Outfit of their country of origin.
Twenty five Queens participated in the Harrison Fest 2016 United Nations Queen Gala.