In hopes of being the island’s subsequent beauty ambassador, 5 beautiful younger girls started their journey to grow to be Miss San Pedro 2017-2018. On Wednesday, July 26th, the contestants have been presented to their sponsors throughout an official sashing ceremony at El Patio Restaurant and Lounge. This yr’s contestants and sponsors are: 18 yr-outdated Vivianna Paredes (Jaguars Temple Night Club), 18 yr-outdated Tanisha Rhaburn (Fido’s Courtyard and Pier), 17 yr-outdated Nurian Trujillo (Castillo’s Hardware), 18 yr-outdated Virginia Vasquez (Ramon’s Village), and 20 yr-outdated Nailea Kotch (La Sirene Resort Spa and Marina).
Protocol was established after 8PM, and hosts Yakarelis Hernandez and Manuel Ancona welcomed the gathering to the big day. Before introducing the contestants, Ancona acknowledged three former Miss San Pedro title winners and members which have ventured into different worldwide pageants. He congratulated Michelle Nuñez (Miss San Pedro 2014-2015) for changing into the fourth-runner up in Miss America Latina Del Mundo Belize 2016 and for representing Belize within the 2017 International Costa Maya Festival; Iris Salguero (Miss San Pedro 2015-2016) for being topped Miss World Belize 2016; and Vivian Noralez (Miss San Pedro 2014-2015 contestant) for successful Miss Petite Teen Earth 2016-2017.
Miss San Pedro 2016-2017 Lisandra Novelo supplied just a few phrases of encouragement to the brand new contestants, and Mayor Daniel Guerrero adopted with just a few of his personal. He acknowledged every contestant, declaring that they have been already all winners. As he wished them the perfect of luck, he thanked all the organizers and sponsors making the pageant one of the crucial-anticipated annual occasions in San Pedro.
Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Honorable Manuel Heredia Jr. additionally spoke briefly, congratulating all 5 ladies for his or her dedication and dedication to symbolize La Isla Bonita. He inspired them to work arduous and to do their greatest, and thanked all the sponsors for his or her patronage.
The 5 contestants then made their official stroll on stage, and launched themselves to the viewers. All girls shared their pleasure in being a part of the pageant, sharing a few of their future aspirations with the gathered crowd. Representatives from Jaguar Temple Night Club, La Sirene Resort Spa and Marina, Ramon’s Village, Fido’s Courtyard and Pier, and Castillo’s Hardware then picked their contestant’s identify from a jar. After studying who their sponsor was, every lady was formally presented together with her sash.
A dinner adopted, and all the ladies had the possibility to mingle with these in attendance, the primary of many social occasions.
Ancona closed the night off, thanking every sponsor for his or her continued assist. Although there canonly be one winner, he assured everybody that competing in Miss San Pedro is a gateway to many different alternatives. Special thanks is given to El Patio for internet hosting and catering the occasion, and to all the ladies for his or her participation.
The pageant is ready for Saturday, September 2nd at the Honorable Louis Sylvester Sporting Complex.
The San Pedro Town Council (SPTC) and Miss San Pedro Pageant Committee cordially invite everybody to the pageant for a night of beauty and magnificence. Doors open at 7:30 and the pageant commences at 8PM sharp. See you there!
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