TOP model Rozanna Purcell and Munster rugby legend Alan Quinlan will be among the judges putting this year's Miss Universe Kerry contestants through their paces at grand finale of the competition on Saturday, August 31.
The Brandon Hotel will host the glittering evening of fashion and entertainment, which will be presented by Francis Jones and will feature entertainment from the O'Neill Sisters and an Autumn/Winter 2013 fashion show. Other judges will include the Brandon Hotel's entertainment manager and former Miss Ireland contestant, Kelly McDonnell, and Sean Taaffe of the award winning Sean Taaffe Group.
Entries are still being taken for the competition, which is open to women aged between 18 and 25 and ideal for anyone interested in kickstarting a career in modelling. Entry forms are available now to download from www.upfrontmodelmanagement.com or by calling 086 8399115
Tickets to the Miss Universe Kerry final can be purchased now directly from the Brandon Hotel Tralee and are priced at €20. The main event will be followed by an after party with DJ Ray Stack.
Sponsored by the Brandon Hotel Tralee, the winner of the title Miss Universe Kerry will receive a bespoke designer dress from the award winning Kerry designer, Clodagh Irwin Owens and a year's membership to the Brandon Hotel Gym. She will also have the once in a lifetime opportunity of a photo shoot with VIP magazine and will be interviewed live on TV3.