The excitement and anticipation for the upcoming Miss St. Kitts & Nevis Pageant reached
new heights on Monday, October 16th, as the six radiant contestants were officially sashed
by their esteemed sponsors in a memorable ceremony. The event, attended by sponsor
representatives, dedicated chaperones, and committee members, marked a significant
milestone on the path to the crowning of this year’s Queen.
Meet the dazzling contestants and their sponsors:
Ambassador #1 – Ry-Anna Buchanan, sponsored by Azul Printers
Ambassador #2 – Azariah Vanterpool, sponsored by the St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla
National Bank Ltd
Ambassador #3 – Jeymi Peets, sponsored by The Cable
Ambassador #4 – Shavel Watson, sponsored by Carib Brewery
Ambassador #5 – Desanne Maynard, sponsored by TDC Group of Companies
Ambassador #6 – Desnarine Hanley, sponsored by the St. Kitts Music Festival
The sashing ceremony not only symbolises the contestants’ commitment to representing
their sponsors, but also marks the beginning of a transformational journey of personal
growth and empowerment. These remarkable young women will not only compete for the
crown but also serve as ambassadors for their sponsors and our beloved Federation.
The St Kitts & Nevis Carnival Committee extends its heartfelt gratitude to all sponsors,
chaperones, and committee members who are charting the Miss St. Kitts & Nevis Pageant
on a path to resounding success. We invite everyone to support and celebrate these
exceptional contestants on their remarkable journey.
For further information, please contact the Carnival Secretariat via 869-466-0058 or