St. John Festival Princess Pageant 2017 Tradewinds Staff 6 months ago Yamilette Diaz-Reyes was crowned St. John Festival Princess 2017 on Sunday, June 18, a rainy evening at Winston Wells Ball Field. Contestant #1 Mariela Matthias-Reynoso. Contestant #2 Shanoya M. Barry. Contestant #1 Mariela Matthias-Reynoso doing a rendition of the song from the animated movie “Frozen.” Contestant #2 Shanoya M. Barry as “Pocahontas.” Contestant # 3 Yamilette Diaz-Reyes. St. John 2016 Princess Akahiya Heywood does her final walk. Photos by Perdita Stapleton.