Bases XLI National Competition of Murgas, Comparsas and Carrozas

The Churriego Carnival comes to an end and it is best to celebrate it with the traditional Murgas, Comparsas and Carrozas Contest. Start of the parade at 4:30 p.m.


The City Council of Miguelturra, through the Department of Celebrations, opens the Call, in competitive competition, for the awarding of the prizes of the contest of Piñata Sunday of the Carnival of Miguelturra 2020, festival of National Tourist Interest, with the object to promote carnival activity and strengthen and support initiatives that make the cultural life of the population grow. The call for prizes for the year 2020 is made public, which will be governed by the rules detailed below.



The purpose of this call is to award various prizes on the occasion of the Piñata Sunday contest of the Miguelturra Carnival, Festival of National Tourist Interest, for the promotion and growth of the carnival activity of the population.


Three modalities of participation are established, to which the groups must previously sign up:

CARROZAS CONTEST: This category includes the peñas or associations that do so with one or more carrozas in the parade.

COMPARSAS CONTEST: This category includes the Peñas or Associations that parade with music band, musical group and / or charanga, and that do not carry floats and music coming from PA systems.

MURGAS CONTEST: This category includes Peñas or Associations that parade without live music or music coming from public address systems and that are not included in the previous categories.

It will be the sole responsibility of each group to opt for the category they deem appropriate and meet the established requirements.


The following awards and categories are established.

ALHIGÍ HONOR AND SPECIAL AWARD FROM MIGUELTURRA TOWN HALL for the best assembly of the parade, float and troupe. SPECIAL OF 2,500 Euros


1st.- Prize: 1,800 Euros. Sponsored by the City Council

2nd.- Prize: 1,300 Euros. Sponsored by the City Council

3rd.- Prize: 1,000 Euros. Sponsored by the City Council

4th.- Prize: 500 Euros. Sponsored by the City Council


1st.- Prize: 900 Euros. Sponsored by the City Council

2nd.- Prize: 700 Euros. Sponsored by CIUDATO Citroën Ciudad Real and Solar & Led

3rd.- Prize: 500 Euros. Sponsored by ITV Miguelturra – Hmnos. Fernández Mohino

4th.- Prize: 400 Euros. Sponsored by Restaurante Casa Pepe

4th.- Prize: 300 Euros. Sponsored by Tejidos Julián and Creaciones Romero


1st.- Prize: 400 Euros. Sponsored by Globalcaja

2nd.- Prize: 350 Euros. Sponsored by Cepsa – Carrefour  “La Estrella”

3rd.- Prize: 300 Euros. Sponsored by Distribuciones Sacra

3rd.- Prize: 300 Euros. Sponsored by Ignacio Manzanares

3rd.- Prize: 300 Euros. Sponsored by 3D3 Editores

All participating groups that have complied with these rules will be presented with Ham, Cheese, Wine Box “Señorío de los Llanos” donated by Distribuidora Hervás and ceramics of the Carnival 2020 of Miguelturra, provided that they meet the established requirements.

The organization will not pay any amount for travel or transportation grant to participants.


1st – All the Peñas, Associations or homogeneous groups of more than 20 people from all the national territory may participate. The number of entries will be limited to 35 by strict order of request, except for the clubs and groups awarded in the 2016 call, which are automatically registered although they must show their attendance. The non-ratification of the same will give place to the rocks that are in reserve.

2nd – The inscriptions, which will be free, will be made at the Miguelturra Town Hall of Culture, Tel .: 926 241090, communicating the following information: name of the Association, number of components, name of the representative or spokesperson, DNI, address , phone and dimensions of the carriage (in case they carry it), and category by which they compete.

3rd – Each group must carry in front and in a prominent place a sign showing the locality from which it comes and its denomination.

4th – The presence of animals in the parade must be previously approved by the Department of Celebrations, due to the possible risk of causing unforeseen accidents.

5th – From 3:00 p.m. Civil Protection will be organizing the concentration that will take place in the vicinity of Parquesol, the parade having the following route: Calz Pozuelo, Carretas, Ancha, Carnival, Plaza de España and Don José Mora, ending in the vicinity of First May Avenue.

6th – The Peñas or Associations must follow the instructions indicated by the Organization, Local Police and Civil Protection throughout the tour.

7th – Failure to comply with the instructions may be subject, in the Jury’s judgment, of possible disqualification.

8th – The Jury will be made up of a number of people of recognized solvency and their decisions will be final. The float, the music, the choreography, the number of components and the costumes, as well as the originality, staging and good aesthetic taste will be assessed in a special way and within each category.

9th – Each participating Peña, Association or Group may only qualify for a prize in its category.

10th – The Jury may not leave any of the prizes void.

11th – Prizes will be awarded at the end of the parade at the Carnival Palace (CERE) located in Dr. Fleming Park. It is recommended that at least two members go up to the prize collection, dressed in the parade costumes. The payment of the prizes will be effective after the conclusion of the Contest, and once the winners have provided the necessary data for this purpose.

12th – All prizes will be subject to the withholdings provided by law.

13th – Participation in the Contest implies acceptance of the above bases.


You can access the full text of this call on the website of the Miguelturra City Council.

In addition to the publicity of any call submitted to the General Subsidies Law, it will be given the widest possible dissemination among those who might be interested.


For any questions or clarification of this call, you can contact the Department of Celebrations of the Hon. Miguelturra Town Hall, at Perlerines Street No. 24, 13170 – Miguelturra (Ciudad Real), by phone at 926241090 Ext. 6002, or by email at the address, you can access the bases and Annexes to this call on the website of the Miguelturra City Council.


The awarding of the prizes will be governed by what is established in its regulatory bases in this call, in what is not foreseen, Law 38/2003, of November 17, General of Grants and its development provisions, the Bases of Execution will apply of the Miguelturra City Council Budget for 2020 and other state or regional regulations that may apply.

What is made public for general knowledge.

Parade presentation: Municipal Broadcaster
Organize and collaborate: Civil Protection of Miguelturra
Broadcast streaming parade