For more information, contact Ricki at 250 768-7471
List of Scheduled Activities (2017-18):
Information Meeting for Candidates
19 January, 2017, West Kelowna
Talent Competition March 08, 2017
Westbank United Church
Easter Egg Hunt Mid April, 2017, Memorial Park
Provincial Ambassador Crowning April, 2017
New Westminster, BC
Fashion Show/Tea April, 2017 Westbank United Church
Personal Speech Competition
May, 2017 Westbank United Church
Sponsor Appreciation Night/Candidate Speeches
Westbank United Church
Pageant Weekend June 10, 2017
All dates and activities are subject to change
Candidates are invited to attend an information meeting, on Monday, January 16, 2017 at the Heritage Retirement Residence. Invited for this event are: interested candidates, parents, sponsors, mayor and council of West Kelowna, the Youth Ambassador of BC and the committee members of the Westside Celebration Society. At this point, the candidates will be receiving their tiara and sash (female) and nametags (male) from their sponsor.
Each Candidate is given the opportunity to showcase his/her talent in a 3-minute routine. This is a judged event for the competition. Candidates will showcase a wide variety of talented performances. Everyone is invited to show their appreciation.
Each candidate will be showing 4 different styles of clothing:
1. Clothes from their “Own Wardrobe”, which could be sporty, casual or semi formal.
2. A “Fun Run”, which each candidate puts together a costume of their imagination to showcase
3. “Frugal Fashion”, which each candidate will get clothes from the local thrift shop to showcase
4. A costume of their choice from the different “Decades”
Each candidate will be given the opportunity to present a speech of their choice for approximately 4 minutes in length. The candidates are taught from Toastmaster on how to put a speech together and to insert her/his contents properly together, to make eye contact with the audience, to used voice intonation and gestures.
Each candidate will be presenting a speech about their sponsor
using a “PowerPoint”® presentation.
After almost 5 months of workshops, meetings and preparations, the weekend has arrived to elect a new Ambassador Team for West Kelowna. During the weekend the candidates have three more judged events before the announcement of new Ambassadors:
Personal Interview with the Judges
Evening Wear presentation
The current Ambassadors will be welcoming and entertaining visiting Ambassadors from all over BC. Reigning royalty and visitors are coming to say goodbye to our present Ambassador Team and to welcome the new Team elected.
West Kelowna Ambassador Team
Westbank United Church, 3672 Brown Road. West Kelowna, BC
All Judged Competitions will take place at the United Church...always be fondly remembered as the United Church that could!
Final Pageant at Emmanuel Church