pageantry

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a rich and spectacular ceremony

an elaborate representation of scenes from history etc

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The activities and competitions at the festival include a traditional market, art workshops for adults and children, heritage workshops and competitions, sheep beauty contest, camel racing, camel beauty and milking competitions, purebred Arabian horse race, falcon competitions, Arab heritage Saluki race, photography competition, best date competition, best date packaging competition and daily traditional Emirati celebrations.
Gala ceremony of awarding the winners of Lady ForexStars beauty contest and presentation of the certificates will take place on 31 October, 2014 in the frame of the international exhibition " MoscowForexExpo 2014".
The 1973 Carry On Girls film saw Sid James as Sidney Fiddler setting up a beauty contest to help save the fortunes of the fictional resort of Fircombe.
Around 90 elephants have taken part in the annual Chitwan elephant beauty contest in Nepal.
He said the event began with beauty contests for the camels up to the age of one, and that more beauty contests are being held during the course of the festival in various categories, with about 25,000 camels, belonging to 1,500 farmers, taking part.
The camels will compete for prizes and a title in the Al Dhafra Camel Beauty Contest.
But beauty contest organisers have apparently secured a venue and will host it this winter after more than 300 parents emailed asking it pageant to take place here.
Twelve Filipino contestants took part in the beauty contest.
As First Princess in an earlier event, the Southern Africa International beauty contest, Miss Malulu represented Africa at the Kosovo event together with beauty queens from fourteen other countries.
KIEV, June 01, 2011 (Regional Times): A 19-year-old Muslim girl was stoned to death under 'Shariah law' after taking part in a beauty contest in Ukraine.
THIS is attractive Muslim teenager Katya Koren - who was murdered because she took part in a beauty contest.
A TEENAGER is through to the final stages of a beauty contest to win a trip to Disneyland Paris.
Their enthusiastic participation in the ' Miss Bihar' beauty contest in Patna is a pointer to the fact that they are finally shedding their inhibitions about such shows.
A DEAF woman from Birmingham has become the first in the country to reach the last round of a beauty contest.
STUDENTS in Coventry will be challenged to turn models into celebrity look-a-likes at their college's annual hairdressing and beauty contest.