2013 National Finals Schedule of Events


Join in celebrating the Distinguished Young Women Class of 2013 by attending the following events open to the public.

Arrival Ceremony

Sunday, June 16 @ 5:30 p.m. - Mobile Regional Airport
Join us in welcoming the Distinguished Young Women Class of 2013 as they arrive to Mobile, Alabama for two weeks of activities and preparation for the 56th National Finals competition.

7th Annual Wintzell's Golf Classic benefiting Distinguished Young Women

Friday, June 21 @ 8:30 a.m. - Lakewood Golf Club at the Grand Hotel (Point Clear, AL)
Enjoy a round of golf benefiting Distinguished Young Women. The 50 state representatives will be on hand to greet golfers at the start of the tournament.

Bel Air Mall Meet & Greet Autograph Session

Saturday, June 22 @ 6-8 p.m. - Bel Air Mall
Don't miss your chance to collect autographs from all 50 Distinguished Young Women! Meet them all and talk to them one on one. You can even have your photo taken with your favorite! 

Wintzell's Oyster Eating Contest

Monday, June 24 @ 11:45 a.m. - Wintzell's Oyster House (Downtown Mobile)
Watch as the Class of 2013 gets a taste of a Gulf Coast delicacy!

Community Night sponsored by Encore Rehabilitation

Wednesday, June 26 @ 7 p.m. - Mobile Civic Center Theater
Get a Sneak Peak of the Distinguished Young Women Class of 2013 as they perform selections from the 56th National Finals Program. With performances from the "Has-Beens", current Distinguished Young Woman of America Christina Maxwell, and other special guests, your whole family is sure to enjoy this community event. Free to the public.

56th National Finals - Preliminaries & Finals Night

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, June 27, 28 & 29 @ 7 p.m. - Mobile Civic Center Theater
Join us for the Distinguished Young Women Preliminary Competitions on Thursday and Friday as the Class of 2013 competes in fitness, talent and self-expression. On Thursday night, awards will be presented for community-supported cash scholarships and on Friday night for three of the Distinguished Young Women competition categories.

On Saturday evening, help us in celebrating 56 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 Christina Maxwell, Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2012. At the end of the night, one young woman will be named Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2013. Tickets for the Distinguished Young Women Preliminaries and National Finals are $82.50 for all three nights. Individual night tickets are also available. Click here to order tickets.