Miss Blackhawk Valley Fiesta Scheduled for September 21

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Miss Blackhawk Valley Scholarship Program announces the thirteenth annual Fiesta to be on Sunday, September 21 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. It will be held at the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union Hall, 4600 46th Avenue, Rock Island. The Fiesta features a taco dinner, sides and dessert with music for dancing by Marske Music Productions.

The Fiesta will also feature unique raffle baskets. Proceeds from this event will go to provide scholarships to the participants of the Miss Blackhawk Valley competition.

Tickets are $10 for the evening and children age 4 and under are free. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (309) 762-0884 or email HYPERLINK "mailto:BlackhawkValley@mchsi.com" BlackhawkValley@mchsi.com.

Miss Blackhawk Valley is a Miss America local preliminary competition and is open to young women ages 17 to 24 that reside attend school or work in Rock Island, Henry or Mercer counties in Illinois. With four levels of competition for girls ages 6 through 24, Miss Blackhawk Valley had provided scholarship and performance opportunities for young women for 66 years.

Ariel Beverly, Miss Blackhawk Valley along with Madison Duling, Outstanding Teen and Bailee Jones, Pre-Teen serves tacos to Mikella Cornell, Little Miss. The Fiesta will be held at the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union Hall, 4600 46th Avenue, Rock Island from 4:00 to 8:00 PM on Sunday, September 21. A taco supper with sides and dessert will be followed by music and dancing provided by Marske Music Production. Call (309) 762-0884 for more information.

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