Tag: Miss Big Bear

Charlotte Haston Crowned Miss Big Bear 2017

Big Bear, CA September 11th, 2016 – Last night, September 10th at the Performing Arts Center in Big Bear Lake, Charlotte Haston was crowned Miss Big Bear 2017. The Miss Big Bear pageant always grants the winners college scholarship money.  This year, first runner up went to Mary Olsen, second runner up is Jessica Lehner, third runner up went to Luz Uribe, and fourth runner up was Payton Cawley. Charlotte Haston says “I am so grateful and blessed to have so many people supporting me through this experience.  I am hoping to inspire young girls like previous queens have done for...

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Brandy Murphy Crowned Miss Big Bear 2016

Big Bear, CA October 18, 2015 – Last night, October 17 at the Performing Arts Center in Big Bear Lake, Brandy Murphy was crowned Miss Big Bear 2016.   She and seven other contestants including  Ellie Dawson, Dalaney Doyle, Amanda Egerer, Kirsten Ellsworth, Cassidy Hunter, Daniel Kunz, and Ana Perez vied for the crown by participating in the pageant. The pageant received new directors this year, mother and daughter team,   Linda and Lucinda Pyles .  The theme chosen was “Reflections” and included an evening gown portion, a question and answer section, an excellently choreographed opening dance number by past contestant Emily Ploense, and local entertainment by Serena Saunders accompanied by Mike Cross. The Miss Big Bear pageant always grants the winners college scholarship money.  This year, first runner up went to Amanda Egerer, second runner up is Dalaney Doyle, and third runner up went to Ellie Dawson.  Brandy Murphy says “Winning Miss Big Bear is an indescribable feeling. It’s a blessed, touching moment, and I’m happy I was able to share my experience with the beautiful girls who participated this year. I’m planning on putting the scholarship money towards University of San Francisco, where I will be studying Fine Art and Art History.” Be on the lookout in the year to come as Miss Big Bear, Brandy Murphy, and her court make many appearances at upcoming Big Bear Events.  ...

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High School Senior Crowned Miss Big Bear 2015

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 14, 2014 – [Reported by Cathy Herrick] The annual Miss Big Bear Pageant took place at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center Saturday night, giving 23 young women a chance to practice their poise and public speaking. The evening’s entertainment included a dance number with all of this year’s contestants and songs from 2014 Miss Big Bear Jessica Brasher and 2013 Miss Big Bear Tori Waner. The scholarship competition required each contestant to introduce herself and her sponsor, and to dress first in a style that reflected her interests, then to wear an evening gown. For the first time in the history of the pageant, a Miss Teen Big Bear category was added for high school juniors. The six hopefuls were asked questions such as, “Would you rather be liked or respected?” The judges narrowed the field down to two, naming Dalaney Doyle as 1st runner-up and Brandy Murphy as the first-ever Miss Teen Big Bear. The judges selected five Miss Big Bear finalists from a field of 17 and posed questions to them, ultimately crowning Marcella Pfiefer. The full 2015 court consists of 1st runner-up Hannah Renick, 2nd runner-up Taylor Waner, 3rd runner-up Madison Waner and 4th runner-up Hannah Burak (sponsored by Rick and Cathy Herrick of KBHR). Alexi Egerer won the Miss Photogenic award and Emily Ploense won the Miss Congeniality and Spirit of Miss...

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Jessica Brasher Takes the Crown

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 15, 2013 –With 21 hopefuls vying for the title, Jessica Brasher was crowned Miss Big Bear in a ceremony at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center last night. Her court consists of 1st-runner-up Kodie Cash, 2nd-runner-up Delaney Warren, 3rd-runner-up Raven Young and 4th-runner-up Lexi Contreras. The five girls now begin a yearlong reign that will include making public appearances and serving as role models for local youth. Jessica told KBHR, “It is such an incredible opportunity to be able to represent my home town. I look forward to being able to participate in all of the wonderful events our community is offering this year. I would like to express my gratitude to all of the contestants for their tremendous love and support throughout this journey, as well as our directors Courtney and Teresa for putting in so much time and effort. It truly is a blessing to be able to work with so many amazing people. I look forward to this upcoming year; I have no doubt that it will be memorable.” The Miss Big Bear Pageant is a scholarship pageant.  The competition components are Personal Interview, Onstage Presence and Speaking, and Evening Gown Elegance. In addition, the contestants have been earning points since June for activities such as the timely completion of their duties and adhering to the Miss Big Bear code...

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Pageantry at the PAC: Miss Big Bear to be Crowned September 14

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 12, 2013 — On Saturday, September 14, the next Miss Big Bear will be crowned at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center. Contestants will be judged on personality, poise and presence in a pageant that dates back to the mid-1970’s.  Prior to that, Big Bear girls vied for the title of “Snow Queen.” This year’s contestants are Alexis Contreras, Alice Taylor, Allison Cawley, Arielle Moreno, Burgundy Weathersbee, Carla Irene Bravo Silva, Delaney Warren, Diana Escorcia, Emily Victoria Kelsey, Jessica Suzanne Brasher, Joy Elizabeth Campbell, Kodie Cash, Kylar Carmody, Leesha Zamorano, Maria Guadalupe Ayala, Mirandah Avila, Raven Mercy Young, Sarah Lauren Villarino, Savannah Kaleigh Fleischmann, Siena Mossman and Soleil Olsen. Last year’s Miss Big Bear was Tori Waner. This Saturday’s competition begins at 5:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased from any of this year’s contestants or from Show Director Cortney Seifert Warmsley. Cortney can be reached by text at (951) 415-8287 or by...

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