Canta, Baila y Goza – is this year’s Carnaval theme and on Friday, February 9, 2018, five beautiful contestants took on the stage as they competed for the title of Reina del Carnaval. Singing, dancing and having loads of fun Ana Najarro, Angela Guerrero Pitts, Delcia Garcia, Dulce Portillo and ElsaWiltshire proved to those in attendance that beauty comes in all ages.
The Angel Nuñez Auditorium roared in laughter and applause as spectators gathered to enjoy an evening with the five beautiful contestants who had promised an evening of much entertainment. The crowd went wild as the lovely contestants came out in their opening presentation in colorful costumes and proudly introduced themselves to everyone in attendance.
These courageous ladies put their heart out in every single part of their performance. First up was the sportswear competition were they all rocked in their mini performance, modeling in tennis, bull fighting, basketball, fishing and soccer outfits. Up next was beachwear competition where these ladies proudly strutted their stuff in swimsuits and full on beach gear. The much awaited talent competition had everyone cheering and shouting for their favorite contestant as each contestant gave a great performance dancing, acting and singing.
For the evening wear competition these five beautiful women graced the stage with elegant dresses, posing and modeling. The judges had quite a handful as each and every contestant did an exceptional job. After a quick chit chat with the ladies it was time to announce the winner of the La Reina del Carnaval 2018. Taking first runner up was the lovely Dulce Portillo and winning the grand title of La Reina del Carnaval was Ana Najarro. Congratulations to Ana and all the lovely contestants for putting up a great show…Que Viva el Carnaval.
Isla Bonita Elementary Dance Group
Sports Wear Competition
Outgoing Queen Mari giving her Presentation
Evening Wear Competition