National Finals

PrintEach year the 51 state representatives, including Washington DC, travel to Mobile, Alabama in June  to take part in the Distinguished Young Women National Finals.

The countdown is on to the 60th Annual Distinguished Young Women Nationals Finals to be held on June 29, 30 and July 1.

Tickets available starting May 15th, 2017 by calling 251.438.3621.

 

Public Events in Mobile during National Finals: 

Arrival Ceremony
Sunday, June 18 @ 3:00 p.m. – Mobile Civic Center Grand Lobby

Help us welcome the Distinguished Young Women Class of 2017 to Mobile, Alabama for two weeks of activities and preparation for the 60th National Finals competition.

 

Extravaganza at the Shoppes at Bel Air
Friday, June 23 @ 4:30 p.m. – Shoppes at Bel Air

Don’t miss your chance to come out and meet all 51 of the state representatives and the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2016, Tara Moore. During this fun-filled evening, you will be able to choose from many different activities to do with the representatives. You can even get their autographs and have your photo taken with them!

 

Wintzell’s Oyster Eating Contest
Monday, June 26 @ 11:45 a.m. – Wintzell’s Oyster House (Downtown Mobile)

Watch as the Class of 2017 gets a taste of a Gulf Coast delicacy!

 

Autograph Session and Community Night sponsored by Encore Rehabilitation
Wednesday, June 28 @ 5:30 p.m. – Mobile Civic Center Theater East Exhibit Area with show to follow @ 6:00pm in the Mobile Civic Center Theater

Visit with all 51 special young women and then get a sneak peek of the Distinguished Young Women Class of 2017 as they perform selections from the 60th National Finals Program. With performances from the “Has Beens,” current Distinguished Young Woman of America, Tara Moore, and other special guests, your entire family is sure to enjoy this community event.  Admission is $5.00 per person. 

 

Saucy Q’s Rib Eating Contest
Wednesday, June 28 @ 12:00 p.m – Saucy Q’s (Downtown Mobile)

How much barbeque sauce can one napkin hold? Join us as the Class of 2017 clean the bones and then clean up the mess!

 

Preliminaries
Thursday, June 29th, Friday, June 30th @ 7:00 p.m. – Mobile Civic Center Theater

Join us for the Distinguished Young Women Preliminary Competitions on Thursday and Friday as the Class of 2017 competes in fitness, talent and self-expression. On Thursday night, awards will be presented for community-supported cash scholarships and on Friday night for the Distinguished Young Women competition categories.

 

60th National Finals – Finals Night
Saturday, July 1st @ 7:00 p.m. – Mobile Civic Center Theater

On Saturday evening, help us in celebrating 60 years of inspiring young women during the Distinguished Young Women National Finals. Check out the ten finalists as they compete in fitness, talent and self-expression and enjoy performances from Tara Moore, Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2016. At the end of the night, one young woman will be named Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2017.

Tickets for the Distinguished Young Women Preliminaries and National Finals are $88 for all three nights. Individual night tickets are also available. To purchase tickets, please contact Valerie at the Distinguished Young Women National Office 251.438.3621.

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