The Emraud Square Plaza Wet and Dry Market officially reopens with a big bang with the holding of the Queen of Emraud Market 2022 (Miss Gay Beauty Contest) on September 8, 2022 according to MVRF Tough Business Venture Corporation.

Participation from the public is most welcome. Please visit the Facebook Page of Emraud Square Plaza Wet and Dry Market ( and vote for your favorite candidate. Most hearts win.

Queen of Emraud Market will win ₱5,000 cash, trophy and sash. First runner up gets ₱3,000 cash, trophy and sash. Second runner up gets ₱2,000 cash, trophy and sash. Consolation prize winner gets groceries.

Best in long gown, swimsuit, casual wear, national costume and Ms. Social Media Choice will each get ₱1,000 cash.

Official candidates include: Alison Grey Velasco, Alorn Lozada, Andrea Barbo, Candy Bundang, Carley Amanda Lopez, Jerah Velasquez, Jimver Villadolid, Kim Matociños, Lai Lani Montenegro, Maylord Cuestas, MJ Illustre, Pauleen Montecillo, Samantha Montenegro, Trixie Nicole and Winwin Marques.

MVRF President Marvin Ocampo invited everyone not only to watch the beauty contest but more importantly to come visit the market, located along Lorenzo Sumulong Memorial Circle.

It is very accessible to the public and offers high quality products at low prices.

“Malinis na pamilihan, malawak na parking, mura at de kalidad na bilihin. Lahat po kami na bumubuo sa MVRF kasama ang lahat ng manininda ng Emraud Market ay handa kayong i-welcome,” said Ocampo.

The contest is open to all non-professional candidates.

Auditions are open August 29 to September 2, 2022 at the MVRF Offices at the ground floor of Emraud Square Plaza. Interested parties may contact Sir Rod of MVRF.

The Emraud Square Plaza Wet and Dry Market earlier held a soft opening last December 18, 2021 but closed temporarily to complete all renovations and improvements in time for the grand reopening.

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