The original 12 contestants

Seven contestants have been chosen from a field of 12 as the 2013 Carnival Queen Pageant completed another round of eliminations at the Arawak House of Culture on Saturday night.

The 12 contestants appeared in one and a half minute segments of talent, swimwear, evening wear and question and answer.

The final seven are:

Kelshia Breezie- St. Joseph

Leslassa Armour-Shillingford- Castle Comfort

Fatima Noel- San Sauveur

Melinda Ulysses- Stockfarm

Nickisha Philbert- Laudat

Daina Matthew- Canefield

Jeanne Royer- Goodwill

The original twelve were chosen from a field of 18 after being interviewed by a panel of judges earlier this month.

The seven finalists will now move on to the Miss Dominica pageant set for Friday, February 08, 2013.

Below are some photos from the show.

Photos by Abigail H. Antoine