Ariella Arida was crowned Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2013 during the 50th edition of Binibining Pilipinas held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on April 14, 2013.
Contestant number 41 Arida, 24, is a BS Chemistry graduate of the University of the Philippines-Los Baños. She will be the Philippines representative to the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.
Other beautiful candidates who were crowned Sunday night were Bb. 20 Bea Rose Santiago as Bb. Pilipinas International, Bb. 16 Joanna Cindy Miranda as Bb. Pilipinas Tourism. Bb. 39 Mutya Johanna Datul as Bb. Pilipinas Supranational, and Bb. 15 Pia Wurtzbach completed the Top 5 as the 1st runner-up.
The Top 15 also included Bb. 45 Imelda Schweighart, Bb. 34 Grace Yann Apuad, Bb. 13 Charmaine Elima, Bb. 43 Rhea Nakpil, Bb. 46 Amanda Noelle Navasero, Bb. 22 Ellore Noelle Punzalan, Bb. 12 Camille Carla Nazar, Bb. 31 Maria Angelica de Leon, Bb. 25 Merry Joice Respicio, and Bb. 33 Parul Shah.
Miss Friendship – Bb. 21 Lourenz Grace Remetillo
Miss Talent – Bb. 10 Anna Carmela Aquino
Miss Photogenic – Bb. 39 Mutya Johanna Datul
Best in National Costume – Bb. 37 Maria Teresita Alaine Baccay
Manila Bulletin Readers’ Choice – Bb. 22 Ellore Noelle Punzalan
Bb. Petron – Bb. 16 Joanna Cindy Miranda
Miss Cream Silk – Bb. 16 Joanna Cindy Miranda
Bb. San Mig – Bb. 15 Pia Wurtzbach
Bb. Avon – Bb. 20 Bea Rose Santiago
Miss Philippine Airlines – Bb. 4 Nicole Kim Donesa
Bb. Pilipinas PAGCOR Award – Bb. 45 Imelda Schweighart
Best in Swimsuit – Bb. 41 Ariella Arida
Best in Long Gown – Bb. 39 Mutya Johanna Datul