ORANGE CITY, Iowa | Juliana Tien was crowned the 2018 Tulip Festival Queen Monday.
Tien, the daughter of Gale and Cathie Tien and a senior at Unity Christian High School in Orange City, will reign over the 78th annual Tulip Festival May 17-19.
Tien was crowned queen at the conclusion of a pageant in which each of the candidates answered questions on various topics and gave an individual presentation. The candidates had earlier interviewed with a three-judge panel.
The rest of the 2018 Tulip Court includes Alexa Arends, daughter of Troy and Darla Arends; Josie Maasdam, daughter of Kirk and Becky Maasdam; Haley Smit, daughter of Jason and Kara Smit; and Corinne Wiese, daughter of Robert and Tricia Wiese.
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