The send-off was staged on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, for Binibining Pilipinas Grand International Eva Patalinjug (right) and Binibining Pilipinas Globe 2018 Michele Gumabao (second from right). With them were (from left) Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2018 Karen Gallman, Binibining Pilipinas Supranational 2018 Jehza Huela, and Binibining Pilipinas Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray. (Photo by CONSUELO MARQUEZ / INQUIRER.net)
WATCH: Bb. Pilipinas stages send-off party for queens competing abroad
A send-off party was launched on Wednesday for beauty queens Michele Gumabao and Eva Patalinjug who will be representing the country in upcoming pageants abroad.
Volleybelle Gumabao, who won the 2018 Binibining Pilipinas Globe, will compete in the Miss Globe pageant set for Oct. 21 in Tirana, Albania.
Patalinjug, Binibining Pilipinas Grand International 2018 winner, aims to nab the country’s first Miss Grand International title on Oct. 25 in Yangon.
The following other Binibining Pilipinas queens also joined the farewell party to send their regards for Gumabao and Patalinjug – Binibining Pilipinas Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray, Binibining Pilipinas International 2018 Ma. Ahtisa Manalo, Binibining Pilipinas Supranational 2018 Jehza Huelar, Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2018 Karen Gallman, first runner-up Vickie Rushton Manalo and second runner-up Samantha Bernardo.
The party was held in Novotel Araneta Center in Quezon City.