Welcome to the
San Antonio Queen of Soul, Inc., website.
Your support and attendance at our 48th Annual Queen of Soul
Pageant, which was held on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Carver Community
Cultural Center 226 North Hackberry Street was sincerely appreciated. The event
was both enlighten and very entertaining by an array of poise, talent and
intellect presented by the contestants.
The event was attended by Fiesta Commission executives, Fiesta Royalty,
family members, friends and the San Antonio community.
It was enjoyed by everyone in attendance.
Jola Lawal was crowned Miss Queen of Soul 2016, Rebekah Williams 1st
Princess 2016 and Jayla Williams 2nd Princess 2016. The Queen, 1st
and 2nd Princess are
all the recipients of
scholarships. If you are interested
in becoming a contestant or know someone who does, please click on the above
link “Be A Queen” select application, print, fill it out and mail it to the
application address or give it to a Queen of Soul Member.
years, the San Antonio Queen of Soul’s pageant training program has strived to
further the educational goals of young, African-American women in the San
Antonio area. During the organization’s illustrious history, there have been
forty-six young ladies that have held the distinguished title of “Miss Queen of
Soul.” The scholarships provided to the Queen and her Court helps them further
their educational pursuits and career goals.
of the organization are simple: finding that unique young lady who embodies the
poise, self-esteem and academic excellence to wear the crown of “Miss Queen of
Soul.” This young lady will attend official Fiesta functions as well as numerous
civic activities. Our Queen and her
Court not only represent themselves and their families, they will also represent
their church, school and the entire African-American community in the many
Fiesta events throughout the city.
Annual Queen of Soul Pageant will be held on March 17, 2017 at the Carver
Community Cultural Center. For those
who decide to participate in the pageant, we guarantee it will be a
life-changing experience. During
the weeks leading up to the reception and pageant, our contestants will get
acquainted with other participants, celebrate the importance of sisterhood, form
new friendships and take part in events that will prepare them for their chosen
Now, as we turn
another page in the chapter of the organization’s history, we will strive to
continue the legacy of those members who have come before us.
It is with tremendous gratitude that we honor all of our previous
contestants and our many long-time supporters who have made our pageant a
success. Our desire and passion is
to make every attempt to uphold the name and reputation of San Antonio Queen of
Soul, Inc. and continue to contribute to the rich cultural landscape of the