The competition began on Monday and will end Saturday night with a new Miss America being crowned.
Vizza is a Shreveport native and senior at Louisiana Tech University.
The pageant is being held at the Planet Hollywood Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
You can track Vizza's time at the Miss America Pageant on Twitter @MissLa2012 or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MissLALaurenVizza.
Click on the video link to hear Lauren talk about her time in Las Vegas.