St. Lucia’s Filamena Day finished in the top five of the Miss Caribbean Culture Queen Pageant held on Monday, August 5, 2013 in Charlestown, Nevis.
Day, a 22-year-old medical student who is currently studying in Cuba, placed fourth (third runner-up) with 1,021 points.
Miss Dominica’s Leslassa Shillingford-Armour won the event by only 13 points (1,073) over Miss St. Kitts’ Zinga Imo who tallied 1,060 points for second (first runner-up).
Shillingford-Armour, who also won the best interview award, was winning her second regional pageant in three days, having won the Ms. Carival and Jaycees Queen titles.
4th runner-up with 1006 points – Miss Nevis
3rd runner-up with 1021 points – Miss St lucia
2nd runner-up with 1043 – Miss St. Croix
1st runner-up with 1060 – Miss St. Kitts
Winner: Miss Dominica with 1073 points
Miss Photogenic – St Croix
Best Swim wear – Miss St. Kitts
Best Talent – Miss St. Croix
Best Evening Wear – Miss St. Kitts
Best Interview – Miss Dominica
Contestants: Faydeha King of Guyana, Jenelle Thongs of Trinidad & Tobago, Jurnalis Henson of Curacao, Karla Gellizeau of St.Vincent and The Grenadines, Leslassa Amour-Shillingford of Dominica, Kadija Furlonge of Montserrat, Taitu Goodwin of Anguilla, Filamena Day of Saint Lucia, A’Jada Delana Burke of St. Croix, Rosa Martinez of the Dominican Republic, Zinga Imo of St.Kitts and Denesia Smithen of Nevis.