After a hours of doing hair and makeup in at the LaQuinta Inn, Bianca Chivers (the quinceanera) and other girls gather in a room.
Bianca Natalia Velasquez Chivers of Tacoma turned fifteen years old with a "Quinceanera" in the traditional Mexican style with a court in gowns, a blessing, music, a crowning, a doll presentation and dancing. Starting with hair and makeup at La Quinta Inn, the days’ events took place in Old Town Tacoma: Jacob Carr Park, the waterfront, and Slavonian Hall.
August 1, 2009
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