At a crowning ceremony on Friday evening, March 10th, in the grand ballroom of the historic Durand Union Station and Michigan Railroad History Museum, Adrianna Hammer was named Miss Railroad Days 2017. Tierra Barren was named Attendant.
Also crowned at the ceremony were the festival's Princess and Prince. Emma Wiley was crowned Princess and Austin Wagner, Prince.
This year's royalty will represent Durand at festivals, parades and other special events throughout the next 365 days, including this year's Durand Railroad Days festival, May 18th through 21st, in downtown Durand.