Top 10 Apple Blossom royalty finalists announced


The Top 10 Candidates for the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival Royalty were announced last night at the Numerica Performing Arts Center in Wenatchee.  Vying for the 2017 Queen and two Princesses are:

Eastmont School District Candidates                  Parents

Madelynn Albert                                                       Steve & Robin Albert

Julizia Cervantes                                                      Agustin & Anjelica Cervantes

Halston Harn                                                            Michael & Tammy Harn

Emily Thompson                                                      Rebecca & Thad Duvall

& the late Charles Thompson

Lily Waterhouse                                                       Dan & Sharon Waterhouse

Wenatchee School District Candidates              Parents

Paige Chvilicek                                                        Jeff & Brigid Chvilicek

Emily Prieto                                                            Thomas & Herminia Prieto

Alissa Riker                                                             David & Candy Riker

Amy Sand                                                               Brian & Diane Sand

Judith Torres                                                           Roberto & Delia Torres

The Top 10 Candidates will be spending the next month being interviewed by radio and TV stations, touring many local businesses and attending speech, make up, media and etiquette lessons in preparation for the 2017 Royalty Selection Pageant, sponsored by Cashmere Valley Bank on Saturday, February 11 at 7:00 pm in the Wenatchee High School Auditorium.

Pageant tickets go on sale Monday, January 16 @ 9am at the Festival Office (2 S. Chelan Ave.) or online at   Cost is $20 for lower level seating and $15 for upper level seating; all seating is reserved.  For more information, call 662-3616.