The Mutya ng Guimaras 2017 was launched last week with a press conference at Seda Atria Hotel, followed by a fashion show at Robinsons Place. Eight lovely ladies representing the five municipalities of Guimaras province, namely Buenavista, Jordan, Nueva Valencia, Sibunag and San Lorenzo take center stage to compete in the province’s most prestigious annual beauty search.
The candidates vying for the title are Donnabelle Tahan and Jhona Mae Gauzon of Jordan, Ancella Denise Anne Pastias of Buenavista, Josephine Segovia, Mary Eve Escoto and Lorelie Galila of Nueva Valencia, Irynne Jo A. Vilches of San Lorenzo and Demi Vilches of Sibunag.
|The candidates pose with Mutya ng Guimaras 2016 Rowena Gandeza during the press conference.|
The series of pre-pageant activities will be hosted and held in the 5 municipalities to give the residents a chance to see all the candidates. This also allows each town to take part in pre-pageant preparations while showing their town’s warm hospitality.
The Search for Mutya ng Guimaras is one the major highlights of the Manggahan Festival, which is slated on May 11 to 22. The coronation night will be on May 19 at the Provincial Capitol Gymnasium.
Mutya ng Guimaras 2017 is presented by the provincial government of Guimaras with Travel and Marketing Experts Corporation as its official event organizer.