Miss and Little Miss Fourth of July

Posted by admin@july4thbristolri.com | Bristol Fourth of July Committee

 

On Saturday, May 28th, more than 400 people gathered in the Mt. Hope High School Auditorium to celebrate the 67th Annual Miss Fourth of July and the 19th Annual Little Miss Fourth of July pageant.

Meet Miss and Little Miss Fourth of July for 2016

Miss Fourth of July – Samantha Golden

Samantha is 17 years old and is the daughter of Greg and Tina Golden. She is a senior at Mt. Hope High School. In the fall, Samantha will attend the University of Rhode Island and major in Elementary and Special Education. Samantha’s future ambition is to become an elementary school teacher in her home town. She enjoys photography, fishing, cheerleading, shopping, watching and playing football, and spending time with family and friends.

Miss Fourth of July 1st Runner-Up – Tiffany Marie Brooks

Tiffany is 17 years old and is the daughter of Jamie Brooks. She is a junior at St Mary’s Academy – Bay View. Tiffany’s future ambition is to be a forensic scientist. She would like to attend either Wellesley College or Connecticut College. She enjoys all kinds of dancing, acting, photography, science, participating in peer ministry, the student council and the Forever Amigos 4H Club at school.

Miss Fourth of July 2nd Runner-Up – Kristen Couto

Kristen is 17 years old and is the daughter of Luis and Mary Couto. She is a junior at Mt. Hope High School. Kristen’s future ambition is to become a nurse practitioner. After she graduates from high school, she would like to attend either the University of Rhode Island or the University of Southern Florida and major in nursing. She enjoys cheerleading, gymnastics, science, and spending time outdoors.

Miss Fourth of July 3rd Runner-Up – Nikola Francis

Nikola is 19 years old and is the daughter of Christopher and Patricia Francis. She has completed her freshman year at Roger Williams University with a double major in legal studies and psychology. Nikola’s future ambition is to become a lawyer and to take over the family business with her brothers. She enjoys working in the family business, dancing, travelling, and baking.

Miss Fourth of July 4th Runner-Up – Rachel Cloutier

Rachel is 19 years old and is the daughter of John Paul and Trisha Cloutier. She has completed her freshman year at Roger Williams University with a major in marketing. Rachel’s future ambition is to become a makeup artist and to create and launch her own makeup brand for women with sensitive skin. She enjoys theater, dancing, playing volleyball, doing other people’s makeup, shopping, and spending time with her grandparents.

Little Miss Fourth of July – Claire Chace

Claire is 9 years old and is the daughter of Rick and Nancy Chace. She attends Colt-Andrews School and is in the third grade. When Claire grows, up she would like to be a chef. She enjoys reading and writing stories, playing soccer, and gymnastics.

Little Miss Fourth of July 1st Runner-Up – Lola Gray Silva

Lola is 9 years old and is the daughter of Mark and Kim Silva. She attends Rockwell School and is in the third grade. When Lola grows up, she would like to be an artist. She enjoys skiing, playing soccer, painting, playing the violin, swimming, taking bike rides, and playing with her dogs.

Little Miss Fourth of July 2nd Runner-Up – Maeve Riccio

Maeve is 9 years old and is the daughter of Sean Riccio and Tracy Mitchell. She attends St. Luke School and is in the third grade. When Maeve grows up, she would like to be a singer and a teacher. She enjoys singing, dancing, sailing, swimming, acting, painting, shopping, and playing with friends.

Miss Congeniality – Emma Pattie

Pageant Committee

For all inquiries regarding the Miss and Little Miss Fourth of July Pageant, please call the event chairman:

Chairman:
Patty Squatrito

Pageant Officials

Mistress of Ceremonies
Mary Lou Palumbo

Judges
Cindy Gabarra
Amy Gerrior
Susan Janik
Sharon Lund

Tabulator
Frank Fales

Special Thank You

Elizabeth Jernigan and
Marisa Rainey

Opening Dance Number

Bethany Couto & Rosemary’s and
School of Dance Education

Performers

Haley Borsey – Lighting

Laura Iacono – Sound

Scott Pellerin – DJ

David Burns – Program Graphic Designer

Nat Squatrito – Photographer

Jim Tavares – Stage Decorations & Floral Arrangements
Bella Goncalo – Hairdresser

Scott Medeiros & MHHS Custodial Staff

Bristol Police and Fire Departments

Past Chief Marshals’ Association – Scholarship for Miss Fourth of July

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

426 Fitness
A. Fire + Safety Systems Inc.
A New Beginning Salon
A. G. & G/Vieste Rosa
A’jour Jewelry
Abbigale’s Salon
Beadalz by Bisbano
Body Restoration Massage Therapy
Bristol Total Fitness
Caboret Salon
Danceworks
Eskimo King
Extensions School of Dance
Franklin Court Salon
Green River Silver Company
Hair Experts
Just Ducky Consignments
La Vida! Dance & Fitness
Mary Kay, Inc. – Rep. Linda Taft
New Leaf Hair Salon
Nordstrom
Rock Paper Scissors
Safari
Silpada Jewelry – Rep. Sheila Morris
Sardinha
Swarovski
ZoCo Hair and Body Salon
Vieira’s Bridal & Fashions

Parade Vending

The Vending Chairman for the 2017 4th of July parade is John Daniels.