Keri Traid won Miss Joliet PrideFest 2022 on Saturday, Sept. 17.
In a congratulations post, the Joliet Pride Network said Traid has been a huge supporter “and we know she is going to be a phenomenal representative of Joliet Pride Network. She’s taking the world by storm and we are absolutely here for it!”
The Joliet Pride Network also thanked Jourdin K LaRue, Miss Joliet PrideFest 2021, for a successful inaugural year for the title. “It’s only been a year, and you’ve been making such a name for yourself in the Chicago area. We are so proud of you!” the organization said.
The network also congratulated first runner-up Angelicia Diamond and second runner-up Violet Ultra. The contest was held at the Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park in Joliet.