La Cabra’s double in the Museo del Carnaval Costumes contest

Peña La Cabra in the male and female suit, David Méndez first individual prize

The Carnival Palace fills up again to witness the XXXV Carnival Museum Costume Contest. At 9:30 p.m., the local clubs presented their costumes with which they will participate in the Piñata Sunday parade. The winning costumes in the men’s and women’s categories will remain for the next five years in the Carnival Museum ‘MOMO’.

The prizes were the following:

Individual Costume

Prize 200 euros sponsored by Certrade Azulejos y Pavimentos, David Méndez Mendoza theme “Fantasia, India is looking for a cowboy to light her pipe”

Woman’s Costume

Prize 400 euros sponsored by the Municipality of Miguelturra, Peña La Cabra, theme “The Guardians of Time” 

Men’s Constume

Prize 400 euros sponsored by the Municipality of Miguelturra, Peña La Cabra, theme “The Guardians of Time”


Once this contest was over and while the jury was deliberating, the prizes for the 4th Carnival Showcase Contest were awarded. This event has led the local businesses to show off the festive and carnival atmosphere that Miguelturra breathes on these dates.

The event has been organized by the Small Business Association and the Miguelturra City Council. The jury made up of Diego Rodríguez, Councilor for Celebrations of the Miguelturra City Council, Valentín Muñoz Rivero, decorator and restorer, and Jesús Muñoz Palmero, secretary of the Miguelturra Carnival Association, awarded the following prizes:

Best Composition and Design Award, gift voucher sponsored by Viajes Rodrigo and Rodrigo’s Inmobiliaria,  for Óptica Lara.

Originality and Innovation Award,  gift voucher sponsored by Sacra Distributions, for Peke’s.

Special Audience Award, gift voucher for a trip sponsored by the City Council of Miguelturra, to Disfrutería de Alba.

All the winners received the corresponding diploma, carnival mask, 30 advertising spots on Radio Miguelturra and an 8 by 11 ad in the BIM for the month of April.