Riverfront hosts Miss RemarkABLE Pageant
LA CROSSE, WIS (WKBT) — A group of remarkable women gathered Saturday at the Weber Center.
The second annual Riverfront’s Miss Remarkable pageant was held this afternoon.
The pageant gives women with disabilities a chance to build life skills and self-confidence through educational sessions and on-stage pageant experience.
At the end of the event, one of the 10 participants is crowned Miss Remarkable.
Organizers say the event is a way for the community to see people in a different light.
“These young women participate in our communities in ways that I think people don’t even imagine. So for example Miss Remarkable 2015 holds down three jobs in the community, she loves to fish, ” President and CEO of Riverfront, Mary Kessens said.
There were a total of 10 particpipants in this year’s event.
Here are the names of the Contestants and their Titles:
Contestant #1 – Tina Stading – Title – Miss Positive
Contestant #2 – Brittany Beranek – Title – Miss Creative
Contestant #3 – Teresa Kocimski – Title – Miss Ambitious
Contestant #4 – Abby Britain – Title – Miss Charming
Contestant #5 – Tara Sanders – Title – Miss Kind Hearted
Contestant #6 – Amanda Lokken – Title – Miss Astonishing
Contestant #7 – Sydney Fitzpatrick – Title – Miss Adventurous
Contestant #8 – Holly Baillargeon – Title – Miss Genuine
Contestant #9 – Anna Krogman – Title – Miss Cheerful
Contestant #10 – Renee Cappetto – Title – Miss RemarkAble