Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2013 Rachel Wyatt will perform at the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade today in Washington, D.C. The parade march travels along Constitution Avenue between 7th and 17th Streets NW, passing the Washington Monument and The White House.
The parade, in its 101st year, will draw over 100,000 spectators. Celebrity performances and appearances include Grammy award winning artist Mýa, Disney’s Coco Jones, American Idol’s Elliott Yamin, and more.
Rachel is dancing in the parade’s finale and will be accompanied by Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan.
Giant inflatable balloons, marching bands, and performers will burst down Constitution Avenue in an energy-filled spectacle of music and showmanship seen only once a year during the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
The 2013 Parade of the National Cherry Blossom Festival will be broadcast on WUSA 9 and will air in a delayed telecast from Noon to 2:00pm.
For more information about the National Cherry Blossom Festival please visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org.
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About Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant
Miss America’s Outstanding Teen is a scholarship-based pageant program offering accomplished teens the opportunity to be awarded funds for college. The program promotes scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living and community involvement for America’s teens. In the past eight years, the organization has made available more than $4 million in college scholarships.
For more information, please visit www.maoteen.org
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