Snoqualmie Casino, in partnership with Kevin Stewart Productions, organized the Miss Northwest Asian Pacific Contest, a cultural pageant. It took place on Jan. 16 at the Snoqualmie Casino.
The goal of the event was to bring all Asian ethnicities together and share in the uniqueness of each respective culture.
Of the many women who auditioned, 24 contestants were chosen. The top eight winners earned monetary prizes that ranged from $500 to $5,000 while the rest of the contestants received $100.
The contestants modeled traditional gowns, evening gowns, and sportswear.
Photos by Kevin Stewart Productions