SUAB HMONG NEWS (11/14/2017) – Hmong American New Year celebration held from November 11 to 12, 2017. It is one of the two Hmong New Year celebrations hold annually in the Hmong community in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Zoua Teng Yang, Entertainment Coordinator for Hmong American New Year, said there are more participants in the Prince Charming and Miss Hmong American pageant this year. “There are total of 16 pageants this year, 8 males and 8 females competing for the Mr. Prince Charming and Miss. Hmong American title” said Zoua Teng Yang.
Other entertainment competitions included 22 singers competed in the singing competition and 13 dance groups competed in the dancing competition.
Winner in the Prince Charming is Tou Xoua Thao and winner in the Miss Hmong American is Xee Thao.