The Roses entering will all be interviewed individually, with a group interview along with three judges, Evelyn Cronly, Chris Ashmore and Lynn McLaughlin .
The Roses plus families and friends are all attending a gala dinner on Saturday 21st April at 7.30pm.
All contestants will dine with their escorts and then be interviewed on stage by Highland Radio’s John Breslin while some of the Roses will also perform to entertain the audience.
Maria McCole Donegal Rose is looking forward to the event and we look forward to hearing about her fabulous year as the 2011 Donegal Rose.
Tara Talbot, the overall Rose of Tralee winner, looks forward to meeting with everyone and all the Roses entering the Donegal Rose Selection and she will welcome everyone on the night.
This is a glamourous fun event for all to attend, there are still a few remaining tickets which can be purchased from the Roses entering this year or directly from the Radisson Blu Hotel Letterkenny for €30, the ticket includes champagne reception, Gala Dinner & entertainment.
Funds raised are going to the Medical Stroke Rehabilitation Centre in St Conal’s Hospital. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the sponsors including Ballylar Post Office, Tyneside Irish Centre, Silver Tassie Hotel, National Hair Academy, Dunnes Stores, Adara Toursim, R McCullagh Jewellers & Motivation.ie
The Lucky Winner will receive Newbridge silverware including earrings, bracelet and necklace along with a night away in any hotel. She will be crowned with a NewBridge tiara and Donegal Rose Sash , she will then go forward to the Regional Finals.
We would like to wish all of the girls the very best of luck and we hope to see Donegal represented in the Rose of Tralee.
For more info contact the Donegal Rose Committee on 087-2657431 or via face book www.facebook.com/DonegalRose