CarniVail king and queen candidates announced |

CarniVail king and queen candidates announced

Daily Staff ReportVail CO, Colorado

VAIL, Colorado Nominees for the 2008 CarniVail King and Queen contest have been announced. Vote for the royal couple today at or text your couple choice to 30364.Three hand-selected couples vie for the prestigious title of CarniVail king and queen. Official voting ends Feb. 5 at noon. The pair that receives the greatest amount of votes will be crowned at the Fat Tuesday parade at 5 p.m. in Vail Village. The 2008 CarniVail court includes:Couple 1: Christine Cutter, the 2007 Malay Day womens champ and Kip Tingle, KZYR The Zephyrs charismatic account exec.Couple 2: Kirsten Ginnity, TV8s co-host and Ian Cropp, sports reporter at the Vail Daily.Couple 3: Torrey Tobin, a brokers associate with Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate and Shawn Carney, Vails terrain parks/event supervisor. The royal court is part of CarniVail, Vails Mardi Gras celebration February 3 through 5. Enjoy three days of crawfish, hurricanes, street parties, floats and the music of The Pride of New Orleans Henry Butler. Laissez les bon temps rouler! Visit for more information.

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