YWCA Elgin to host annual 'Queen for a Day' Aug. 11

 
Submitted by YWCA Elgin
Posted7/16/2018 9:18 PM
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  • Join Elgin YWCA's "Queen for a Day" featuring princesses, the crowning of the Royal Court, a parade of the "Queens of the Past," and more on Saturday, Aug. 11.

    Join Elgin YWCA's "Queen for a Day" featuring princesses, the crowning of the Royal Court, a parade of the "Queens of the Past," and more on Saturday, Aug. 11. Courtesy of YWCA Elgin

  • Enjoy tea and brunch at the Elgin YWCA's "Queen for a Day" on Saturday, Aug. 11.

    Enjoy tea and brunch at the Elgin YWCA's "Queen for a Day" on Saturday, Aug. 11. Courtesy of YWCA Elgin

  • Tickets for the Elgin YWCA's brunch fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 11 include the chance to become the "Queen for the Day" or one of three "Ladies-in-Waiting." Each child reservation comes with a chance of being crowned the "Princess."

    Tickets for the Elgin YWCA's brunch fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 11 include the chance to become the "Queen for the Day" or one of three "Ladies-in-Waiting." Each child reservation comes with a chance of being crowned the "Princess." Courtesy of YWCA Elgin

Join the YWCA Elgin for a "Queen For a Day" tea party that brings together mothers, daughters, grandmothers and granddaughters for a morning full of fun. It will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Elgin Country Club, 2575 Weld Road in Elgin. Reservations are due by Aug. 3.

It will feature live music, princesses, the crowning of the Royal Court, a parade of the "Queens of the Past," a kids craft, a beauty parlor by Tricoci University, a singalong, Name-That-Tune, a D.I.Y. photo booth, raffles, tea, a delicious brunch and a $100 door prize!

All proceeds benefit the YWCA Elgin's educational programs.

Each adult reservation comes with a chance to become the "Queen for the Day" or one of three "Ladies-in-Waiting," and each child reservation comes with a chance of being crowned the "Princess."

In addition to being crowned, each member of the Royal Court wins an extravagant gift-basket full of prizes, including gift cards and jewelry.

Tickets are $30 or $15 for children, age 12 or younger.

Sponsorships are available. Pearl sponsorship for $50 includes one adult reservation; Ruby level for $100 includes one adult reservation and one raffle ticket; Diamond level for $150 includes one adult reservation, two raffle tickets, and two extra chances to be on the Royal Court; and Empress level for $450 includes table for 10, premium table location, and 10 raffle tickets.

To register, visit www.ywcaelgin.org/QFAD18 or drop by the YWCA Elgin at 220 E. Chicago St., Elgin.

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