S: 2011 Colorado State Cinderella Pageant
BC: Ariana, you did an amazing job at the State pageant. Everyone was so amazed at your natural charm. You held your own against pageant veterans from across the state of Colorado.
1: Ariana's 1st year at the Cinderella State Pageant was great fun. As the reigning Colorado Springs Queen, Ariana represented her city very well. There were 12 girls in her age division and Ariana ranked in the top five. Everyone is so proud of you Ariana.
3: The trip up to Denver was so much fun. A girls weekend.!
4: The Boondocks Party was fabulous. The girls made many new friends and had a blast on the go carts
6: Night time was exciting with adjoining rooms ........ (like a 3 day slumber party).
7: Steve's good luck gift to Ariana was a frog shaped pin for her number. The frog is actually a prince under a spell.
9: The Prince Gilbert Party was amazing. All the girls played games and won prizes.
11: Ariana loves all the royalty.
12: The Pool Party is one of the girls' favorite.!!
13: The girls even made time to have a water gun fight in the hotel hallway with Isaiah.
14: Time for the back stage interview with the judges.
16: Casual wear is when Ariana got to shine and introduce herself to the audience.
18: The on-stage interview is always so fun to watch. They asked Ariana about her aspirations, her favorite games, etc.
19: Ariana says, I want to be a teacher when I grow up, so I can teach the kids whatever I want.
20: During the Party Wear competition, the girls get to shine on stage in their very best dresses. They do a modeling pattern while the emcee reads their bio.
21: Ariana impressed the judges with her modeling and her personality during all the interviews. Way to go Ariana.
22: The Hodges and Read girls
24: Ariana was 3rd runner up to the Overall Title and she also won xxx at the awards dinner.