DOWNEY - The Downey Rose Float Association is now accepting applications for the Miss Downey Pageant taking place March 19 at the Downey Theatre.Contestants must live, work or go to school in Downey to be eligible for the pageant. Age groups include Jr. Miss Downey (10-12), Miss Teen Downey (13-15) and Miss Downey (16-23). Contestants compete in interviews, sportswear, business wear and evening gown categories and will perform in a group opening number choreographed by Liz Vega-Gomez, owner of OnStage Dance Center. Pageant applications are available at Downey middle schools and high schools, the Downey Chamber of Commerce and various restaurants and businesses throughout the city. Applications are also available online at www.downeyrose.org and www.missdowney.com.
********** Published: January 13, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 39