According to organizers, the event will have the participation of five (5) contestants from throughout St. Kitts & Nevis.
The inaugural competition is being held in collaboration with the PANDAS Entertainment and will be hosted on Saturday 1st October, 2011.
Those confirmed as delegates are Abigail Liburd, Katherina Davis, Raisa Wattley-Bertie, Alsanarda Hanley and Elvisia Glasgow.
Each delegate will compete on pageant night, in five (5) segments, namely, the ‘My Island’ Promotional Speech, which captures the current Tourism theme “Follow your heart… to St. Kitts- Nevis,” Creative Swimwear, Traditional Swimwear by designer Sanara Bussue, and Evening Wear, featuring a number of top local designers/dress makers and capped off by the Interview segment.
The winner will represent the St. Kitts and Nevis at the 2011 International Competition in Saint Martin from November 27th to December 5th, 2011.
The St. Kitts-Nevis Caraibes Hibiscus Organization was formed in February 2011.
It is an affiliate of the Miss Caraïbes Hibiscus, an annual international beauty contest for all countries of the Caribbean and the Americas. It was founded in 1990 in the French part of Saint Martin.