The 2013 Tournament of Roses Rose Court are all smiles during a luncheon held in their honor at Descanso Gardens by the Kiwanis Club of La Canada. Joining Rose Queen Vanessa Manjarrez, third from left, were princesses Sonia Shenoi, Madison Teodo, Victoria McGregor, Tracy Cresta and Kate Benuska.

The 2013 Tournament of Roses Rose Court are all smiles during a luncheon held in their honor at Descanso Gardens by the Kiwanis Club of La Canada. Joining Rose Queen Vanessa Manjarrez, third from left, were princesses Sonia Shenoi, Madison Teodo, Victoria McGregor, Tracy Cresta and Kate Benuska. (Courtesy of Al Restivo, Kiwanis Club of La Canada)

Members of the 2013 Tournament of Roses Rose Court were feted at a luncheon meeting of the Kiwanis Club of La Cañada last week. The young women introduced themselves to the club members during the event, held in Van de Kemp Hall at Descanso Gardens. They spoke about the experiences as court members and their plans for the future.

Rose Queen Vanessa Manjarrez was accompanied to the luncheon by Rose Princesses Sonia Shenoi, Madison Teodo, Victoria McGregor, Tracy Cresta and Kate Benuska. Princess Nicole Nelam was unable to attend the event.