Tanisha Hendrickson – Nevis Culturama Swimsuit Contestant
July 29, 2008
The 2008 Miss Culture Subcommittee under the guidance of the Nevis Cultural Development Foundation and the Festivals Secretariat, on Sunday July 27, hosted the Bmobile sponsored Miss Culture Swimwear competition.
It was held at the Nevis Cultural Complex in Charlestown and attracted a crowd including government officials and other dignitaries.
Miss Tanisha Hendrickson of Craddock Road, Miss Shamilla Wilkinson of Bath Village, Miss Shanyra Richardson of Newcastle and Miss Roslyn Berkley of sister island St. Kitts, appeared in Cultural Wear and one and two-piece swimsuits.
The themes of the outfits ranged from patriotism to cherishing things Nevisian, while the Cultural Wear was specially geared towards the island’s history.
The Miss Culture Queen Pageant would be held under the theme “Our Queen’s Journey” on Sunday August 03 at the Cultural Complex. The points from the swimsuit competition would be revealed then.
Other shows planned for Culturama 2008 were the Juniour Kaiso Contest to be held on July 30, the Mr. and Ms. Talented Youth Pageant on July 31, the Battle of the Bands contest on August 01 and the Senior Kaiso Finals on August 02.