Allentown Fair Queen to be crowned Sunday, August 23
The new 2015 Allentown Fair Queen to reign over the upcoming 163nd agricultural and entertainment exposition will be crowned Sunday, August 23rd during the contest finals starting 3 p.m. at Christopher’s Banquet at the Columbian Home at 1519 Greenleaf Street in Allentown.
The public and the media are invited to attend this free admission, pre fair event. The fair runs Tuesday, September 1 through Labor Day Monday, September 7.
The four contestants competing to succeed the 2014 title holder, Rachel Bennicoff of New Tripoli and a $1,000 scholarship are entering the final stage of the competition that includes an on-stage introduction and a speech presentation on the topic “Why you should come to The Great Allentown Fair.”
Their bios include the following information:
ISABEL BATRES is the 17 year old daughter of Jose and Amelia Batres. A senior at Northwestern Lehigh High School, Isabel is an honor student who also lettered in cross country. She enjoys singing, running long distances, raising chickens, volunteering and painting. Isabel was the 2013 Jr. Miss Kempton Fair and plans on pursuing an education in nursing with a minor in broadcasting. Her career goal is to be a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.
TAYLOR EVANS is the 16 year old daughter of Kristy and David Evans of Allentown. She is a junior at Parkland High School. A high honor roll student her activities include chorus, band, theater, peer counseling. She was a 1st place District and 3rd Place Regional Champion at the Computer Science Fair. Her hobbies include singing, theater and dance. Her career goal is to be a Veterinarian.
ALIZA NYCE is the 16 year old daughter of Sheri Nyce of Germansville. She is a junior at Northwestern Lehigh High School. A honor roll student her activities include Friends for Life, 4-H, working on the farm and at Lazarus Farm Market. She has grown up in an agricultural-based family. She enjoys being around animals. Her hobbies include spending as much time as possible with animals, family and friends. Her career goal is to be a Veterinary Technician.
PAIGE WEBER is the 19 year old daughter of Cindy and Scott Weber of Allentown. She is a 2014 graduate of Emmaus High School. She is attending Lehigh County Community College and is majoring in Equine Science. She achieved the Dean’s Honor List in her first semester at LCCC. As an honor roll student in high school and college her activities included cheerleading, dance and riding horses. Her hobbies include spending as much time as possible with animals, especially horses. Her career goal is to be a horse trainer.
Contact: Bonnie Brosious/Terri Schwenk
Allentown Fair Marketing Department 610-433-7541 moc.riafnwotnellanull@riaF