2023 Orange City Tulip Festival Queen Crowned

November 22, 2022 3:14pm

2023 Tulip Queen And Court

L-R: Kinzie Van Kekerix, Nevaeh Sampson, Queen Amanda Hulstein, Elizabeth King, Katelyn Huizenga

Amanda Hulstein is the 2023 Orange City Tulip Festival Queen, crowned Monday night at a Queen’s Tea ceremony with court members and three pageant judges.  A special crowning ceremony took place after the court gave introductions, answered questions, and made presentations.


Amanda is a senior at MOC-FV High School in Orange City, and is the daughter of Brent and Mary Hulstein.  She is joined by court members Katelyn Huizenga, daughter of Aaron and Kim Huizenga; Elizabeth King, daughter of Don and Miranda King; Nevaeh Sampson, daughter of Brent and Teresa Sampson; and Kinzie Van Kekerix daughter of Leroy ad Jasey Van Kekerix.


Amanda and her court will serve as ambassadors for the Orange City Tulip Festival as they travel in the spring, making several media and public appearances.  The 2023 Orange City Tulip Festival will be held May 18-20, 2023.