Ten girls take the stage this Saturday night during the annual Snow Queen Festival. The winner of the contest will be crowned Miss Milbank along with receiving a $500 scholarship. Two new scholarships of $250 and $150 will be awarded to the first runner-up and second runner-up, respectively.
The Valley Express, sponsor of the event, welcomes everyone to attend in the Milbank High School theatre at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Advanced tickets for the Snow Queen Festival can be purchased at Bat Mobile Wireless in Milbank through Friday. Tickets will also be available at the high school on Saturday from noon to three and prior to the Festival at the door. The charge is $5.
In addition to crowning the next Miss Milbank, 32 kindergarten girls will participate in the Little Miss Milbank contest. American Idol Contestants Sam and Abbey Converse will also entertain the crowd.
The Mystery Snowman will be revealed Saturday night. Be the first person to guess his identity and win two tickets to see Shania Twain in concert in Sioux Falls. Click here to view our growing list of clues and to make a guess!
The After Party will be held following the crowning of the 2017 Snow Queen at Speedway from 9 until midnight. Open to the public, The After Party will feature a live band and food with a cover charge of just $5.
“The Snow Queen Festival is a fantastic opportunity for girls in our community to gain invaluable experience while creating a foundation for achieving future goals.,” noted Kathy Ward of The Valley Express. “We are excited to continue this long- standing tradition and look forward to the continued success of The Milbank Snow Queen Festival.”