Nurianne Arias Helder Crowned Miss World Aruba 2018
Nurianne Arias Helder was crowned as Miss World Aruba 2018 during the grand finale of the 51st edition of Miss Aruba pageant, which took place on June 7, 2018 at Alhambra Ballroom, Divi Resorts in Oranjestad, Aruba. She succeeds Anouk Eman as the new Miss World Aruba and will now represent Aruba at Miss World 2018 wherein Manushi Chhillar of India will crown her successor as next Miss World.
During the same event, Kimberly Julsing was titled as Miss Universe Aruba 2018, Raquelle Reeberg was crowned as Miss Aruba Hispanoamerica 2018 and Hannah Arends was adjudged as Miss Aruba Internacional del Café 2018.
Larisa Leeuwe was the last woman from Aruba to place at Miss World pageant in 2013 when she was adjudged as Top 20 semi-finalist. The closest Aruba came to winning Miss World pageant was in 2001 when Zizi Lee was adjudged as the first runner up to Miss World 2001. Aruba is yet to claim the Miss World crown.