Venezuelan Ismili Velazquezan international relations student at the Central University of Venezuela, was elected the new Queen of International Coffee on Saturday night, a competition held within the framework of the Manizales Fair, which turned 50.
Velasquez, 22, has been the favourite since arriving in Manizales. The one with great charisma, at that time knowing that her choice was rejoice By those who attended the Los Fundadores Theater, where the elections were held at full capacity.
the Verina It was Maria Eduarda Valuto, from Brazil. Colombian Mariana Luisa Cifuentes was elected the first princess, while Luciana Fernanda Martinez of El Salvador received the title of second princess, and Rebecca Lynn Stoughton of the United States, the third princess.
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This epidemic was not strange to the era. In fact, two of the 20 participating candidates, Poland and Japan, could not be in the election and the evening’s coronation by testing positive for COVID-19.
The party, which started at 7 pm, was the first procession From the category of nations, where the queens wore the typical costumes of their countries.
With fashion journalist Juan Carlos Giraldo as the presenter of the ceremony, the Jury It was made up of Anna Maria Debs, a former Panamanian queen. Maria Stella Volpi, the first world coffee queen; Faro Vargas, Mister supra-national; Juan Pablo Murillo, designer, and Harry Levy, presenter. Music was responsible for the Kylados ensemble.
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“I had the opportunity to participate in various beauty contests, and at the same time being in university, realizing that they are two professions that help me realize the dream of raising my country’s name, and now I pay tribute to this fruit. It is wonderful that it fills us with joy and happiness every day, as is Colombian coffee,” she said. the Queen.
I have had the opportunity to participate in beauty contests and at the same time be in the university…these are two jobs that help me realize the dream of raising my country name
The 65th edition of Manizales Fair started on January 2 and had many activities, including turine seasonOne of the few still in the country.
In addition, Manizales residents and tourists were able to enjoy Concertsprograms in hostels and arrerías, craft fair and plans for children.
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Sports were no stranger to the show, as there was a championship football Feminine, childhood, tennis, among others.
Bird lovers have had days of watching in one of the areas with the largest number of species.
There was also a space for culture, with Play From local collections, films and exhibitions, one of them is Photographic, 100 Years of the Manizales Aerial Cable, with the history of the important transportation system of the capital city of Caldas.
The exhibition ends on Monday with a meeting and exhibition of online.
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