Pagandahan na to! Mayor Abby leads Makati Mayflower Queen coronation, parade
Actress-model Kate Valdez will be crowned “Mayflower Queen of Makati” for 2017 on Friday.
Makati City Mayor Abby Binay will lead the coronation rites wherein her daughter, Martina, will serve as one of the “sagalas” or princesses.
Valdez is currently working as an exclusive talent of GMA Artist Center, and is known for her role as “Violet” in Destiny Rose and as “Mira” in Encantadia. She was born on August 21, 2000 and acted in school plays to hone her talent.
According to the city’s Museum and Cultural Affairs Office, Valdez together with 53 sagalas and their escorts will be wearing traditional Filipino costumes as they parade on board flower-adorned floats.
Aside from the sagalas representing the 31 barangays, there will also be sagalas from 13 city hall offices and private companies, including Discovery Primea, Makati Cinema Square, Rockwell Land Corp., and SM Makati.
Five persons with disability (PWDs) will also participate in the event.