Barbara Macossay to represent Mexico at Costa Maya Festival

Barbara Macossay

Barbara Macossay is Nuestra Belleza Campeche. Born on January 21st, the 20 year old is presently studying to be a psychologist. Her goals for the future are to pursue her career and to become a teacher. Ms. Macossay's hobbies are reading, painting and exercising. She is five feet six inches, weighs 121 pounds, is a size seven/eight and her measurements are 34, 24, 36.

Ms.Macossay is one of five contestants vying for the title of Reina De La Costa Maya Beauty Pageant 1998/99 on July 21st, 1998.

Sponsors of the festival are as follows: Grand Sponsor - GRUPO TACA. Diamond Sponsors - Estero Amor/Love FM - the official radio station of the festival, Cuellos, Ramon's Village and the San Pedro Town Board. Special Platinum Sponsor - Bowen and Bowen. Platinum Sponsors - Aero-Caribe and Belican Supply. Gold Sponsors - Maya Island Air and James Brodie. James Brodie will also be donating a cash prize to the contestant in the Reina del la Costa Maya Pageant with the best "Coppertone." Silver Sponsors - Crystal Shipping, Pete's Enterprises and Bronze Sponsors - Travel and Tour Belize, Amigos Del Mar, Angelus Press, Discovery Expeditions, Maple Plastics, Belize Bank and Treasure Chest Seafood Restaurant. Other sponsors are Belicolor, The Palms, San Pedro Hardware, San Pedro Supermarket and Harmouch Store.

Barbara Macossay

Hotel Sponsors: Ramon's Village, Paradise Hotel, Belize Yacht Club, San Pedro Holiday Hotel, SunBreeze Hotel, Royal Palm Villas, Spindrift Hotel, Banyan Bay Villas, Martha's Hotel and Mata Rocks. Sponsors of the Reina De La Costa Maya Pageant: Elvi's Kitchen, Rasta Pasta, Ramon's Village Restaurant, Fantasy World, Celi's Restaurant, Tropica Resort, Royal Palm and Victoria House.

Entertainment for the festival nights are as follows:

Tuesday, July 21st - Guatemala Night: (opening night) EL Ballet Nacional de Instituto Turismo and Los Malecates (a rock and reggae band). REINA DE LA COSTA MAYA BEAUTY PAGEANT: All five countries have confirmed that they will be participating in the pageant.

Wednesday, July 22nd - El Salvador Night: Ballet Nacional and the Do Mayor Band.

Thursday, July 23rd - Mexico Night: Ballet de Folklorico de Quintana Roo, Mexico and the CRACK band. A Mariachi Band will also be performing on Mexico Night.

Friday, July 24th - Honduras Night: Grand Banda.

Saturday, July 25th - Belize International Night: Main attraction - Garibaldi and Belize's number one band - Santino's Messengers.

Sunday, July 26th - The Grand Finale: Fireworks and great entertainment including the Unity Band.

Booths for the week of the festival can be purchased for $360.00. 14 booths have been sold so far. 33 are available. Contact Tony Ventura at 2246.

Tickets for the festival will be available soon. Season passes: adult - $80.00, children - $35.00. Ages 5 to 14 years old will be considered children and may purchase season passes for $35.00. Primary school and high school students must present a school ID. Tickets for Tuesday to Friday nights: $20.00. Saturday night: $40.00. Children under 5 enter free.

The next Costa Maya Festival meeting will be held on June 9th, at the Paradise Hotel Patio at 7:30 p.m.

Barbara Macossay to represent Mexico at Costa Maya Festival

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