In the midst of excitement, Scarlett Palmira López Guevara was crowned “Reina Fiestas Patrias 2017” during this year’s Independence Day celebrations in Puerto Vallarta.
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Guevara was among seven participants who in addition to displaying their beauty, showed their desire to contribute to the endurance of our traditions. Dahiana Jarely Lorenzo Silva and América Isabel Robles López were crowned as first and second runner-ups, respectively, during the ceremony led by the regidor Eduardo Martínez Martínez, accompanied by the director of Municipal Tourism, Ramón González Lomeli, and the regional director of the Secretariat of Tourism of Jalisco, Ludwig Estrada Virgen.
The contest was divided into three stages, the presentation and runway of the candidates; walkway with evening dress, and finally a round of questions about Mexican traditions. It was then that the judges chose the three finalists, who then participated in the second round of questions before determining the winner.
In the convention hall of the Sheraton Buganvilias Hotel was also enlivened by the Vallarta Azteca folk ballet, and the singers Fanny González and Karla Yolanda, and expressions of Mexican art for the Fiestas Patrias 2017.
Scarlett Palmira, 18, was born in Puerto Vallarta, she studies in the Conalep in the specialty of Computer science and is a great fan of sports, and in particular crossfit.