Seven to vie for Miss SVG 2017
The 2017 Miss St Vincent and the Grenadines (Miss SVG) pageant contestants are ready and raring to go.
Tomorrow, Saturday, June 3, the seven lasses, who have been in training for the last few weeks, will at 8 p.m. take the stage at Carnival City, Victoria Park, where they will begin the final leg of their journey towards the Miss SVG 2017 crown.
The contestants in this yearâs pageant are Miss Quick Cash Corporation â Bryanna Hadaway, Miss Agricultural Input Warehouse â Brittney Oliver, Miss Jergens â Christal Oliver, Miss Kendraâs Aluminum Products Ltd â Darisean LaBorde, Miss Mustique Company Ltd â Nicolleen Lewis, Miss FLOW â Jimelle Roberts and Miss Metrocint General Insurance Company Ltd â LaDonna Yorke.
This year, the Miss SVG pageant has seen a number of innovations, which include the Eastern Caribbean Group of Companies (ECGC) Empowerment Campaign and the added school tours. Also, for the first time ever, the show will feature an all-inclusive VIP section that patrons can pay EC$150 to be a part of.
As usual, the Miss SVG show will see the winner walk away with a university scholarship, valued at EC$80,000.
Guest artistes at the event include Daniele Veira, Shaunelle McKenzie, Kristiana âSinging Kristieâ Christopher and Reka Gaymes.
The show will be hosted by Miss SVG 2015 DeYonte Mayers and Canadian/Vincentian former CP24 do-it-all personality Nneka Elliott.