Portraits of Apple Blossom Cotillion Queens are currently on display in the art exhibit space at Springfield Hospital.
This exhibit includes the 33 formal portraits of Apple Blossom queens since 1977 and five private portraits donated by queens from 1957 to 1976. A total of 38 of the 53 recipients of this coveted title are featured.
The 54th Apple Blossom Queen will be crowned on Saturday, May 1 at Riverside Gymnasium in Springfield. The theme of this year's Cotillion is "Summer Daze," and features songs from summers real and imagined.
Tickets for the Friday, April 30 performance cost $10. Tickets for the Saturday, May 1 performance cost $12 in advance, $15 at the door. All tickets may be purchased in advance at Tina's Hallmark and the Corner Gift Shop and Information Desk in the hospital lobby as well as from the Foundation office.
For more information, please call Larry Kraft, 885-7644 or e-mail email@example.com .