The contestants from right: Brenda Steadman, Beverly John, Candia Hinds, Allie Guiste, Kishma Joseph

Five ladies from across Dominica will take to the stage on February 1 in an attempt to capture the 2013 Plus Size and Elegant crown.

The show is to take place at the Old Mill Cultural Center from 8:00 pm.

The contestants are Kishma Joseph, Beverly John, Allie Guiste, Candia Hinds and Brenda Steadman.

The five will compete in the categories of introductory speech, professional wear, performing arts, swimwear, creative wear, lingerie wear and evening wear.

Tickets for the show cost $25.

Dominica News Online ran into the ladies as they were making their rounds around Roseau on Friday morning.