2017 Azalea Belle application deadline nearing

Published on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 16:07 - Written by

The application deadline to apply to be an Azalea Belle at the 58th Annual Azalea and Spring Flower Trail events is Jan. 23. 

The application and can be found online at www.visittyler.com/azaleatrail or at local high school counselors' offices.

This year’s Azalea and Spring Flower Trail will take place in the Downtown Azalea district March 24 to April 9.

Azalea Belles wear antebellum dresses throughout this three-weekend event and are needed to promote Tyler, greet tourists and pose for photographs.

The opportunity is open to freshman and sophomore high school girls residing in Smith County who will be available for the event times and enjoy working with people. The girls must be academically eligible and are required to attend certain events and trainings.

Visit Tyler will provide the dresses. A typical schedule involves 3-and-a-half hours of work on Saturday mornings or afternoons as well as Sunday afternoons. There will be at least two Belles at each location.

Applications can be returned to:

Azalea Trail Committee/Azalea Belles

Tyler Chamber of Commerce

315 N. Broadway Ave.

Tyler, TX, 75702

Attn: Susan Travis

For more information contact Susan Travis at stravis@tylertexas.com or call 903-592-6978.