Romantic Man Contest
A “Back to Romance” special, featuring four finalists in our Most Romantic Man contest, airs on KGMB 9 at
9 p.m. on April 21, with a repeat broadcast at 6 p.m. on April 26. Advertiser readers will vote online from 12:01 a.m. Monday, April 21 through midnight Saturday, April 26 to choose a grand prize winner from our four finalists.
The grand-prize winner and his date will be flown off on a free weekend in New York City, with tickets to a Broadway show, luxury hotel, romantic dinner and car service. The contest is sponsored by The Honolulu Advertiser, KGMB and the Hawai‘i Romance Festival.
Finalists are Chris Deringer, 25, of Aiea; Jicky Ferrer, 51, of Mililani Mauka; Leovigildo “Leo” Ramirez, 63, of Makakilo; and Andrew Yoza, 60, of Mililani. Besides the honor of being named the Most Romantic Men in town, and their starring roles in KGMB’s "Back to Romance" TV special, all four of these men are getting tickets to the Hawaii Romance Festival, May 2-11, and a romantic dinner at Morton’s, limo, hotel, lei and a bouquet from Watanabe Florist, and etched champagne glasses from Daga.
For more on the Hawaii Romance Festival, go to www.hawaiiromancefestival.com.
Check out our past contestants and read their stories below.