This year, 11 contestants from territories spanning from the Bahamas in the north of the archipelago, to the twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago, in the south, will vie for the honours to succeed Miss Siobhan Phipps of St. Kitts who is the reigning queen.
Representing the US Virgin Islands is the youngest of the delegates, Aniah John who is 14 years old while the three most advanced in age are Kamyce Penn of the British Virgin Islands; Kevonie Pemberton of Nevis and Zhane Padmore of Barbados, who are 18 years of age.
Other contestants include Dwayniqua Baird of Anguilla, (16); Jayme Pinder of Bahamas, (16); Mellissa DeAllie of Grenada, (16); Shartoya Baptiste of St. Lucia, (17); Kabrena Robinson of Jamaica, (16); Clara Clarke of Trinidad & Tobago, (17), and Junika Berry of St. Kitts at 16 years.
The pageant will take place at Carnival Village, Basseterre on Saturday 29th December.
(See Profile Section of MiyVue.com for photos of all contestnats with their profiles).