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Bases Contest Leaving Footprint 2020

Tuesday, February 25 at 4:30 p.m. Organized by Peña Kapikúa

Venue: Carnival Palace (CERE)

  1. The objective of this contest is the exhibition of disguised animals accompanied by their owners.
  2. To participate they must register in any social network of Kapikúa, in the Symbiosis store or in the Didí store, from February 10 to 24, providing the name of the pet, name of the owner and title of the subject they represent. The contest will consist of 20 places.
  3. Any desired animal can participate, regardless of race, species and size (dogs, chickens, horses, cats, goats, rabbits …).
  4. It will be valued that the participating owners are dressed in the same or the same theme as their pet.
  5. The owners will be solely responsible for any altercation their pet may produce.
    They are obliged to have the necessary means to collect the depositions of their animals and keep the place of the contest clean.
  6. Participants must be 15 minutes before the start of the contest to verify that the requirements are met and provide documentation if necessary (Dogs and cats: veterinary card, and for all other short leash).
  7. The participant will be disqualified that the organization considers that there is any type of animal abuse.
  8. The jury will be formed by qualified people and understood in the subject. It will be taken into account when scoring: the presence, the preparation of the design, the fantasy and the sympathy of the costume. The jury’s decision will be final.
  9. AWARDS:
    1st 75 Euro check redeemable in Symbiosis sponsored by the Miguelturra Town Hall.
    2nd 15 kg Zen feed bag valued at 58.95 euros sponsored by Didí.  
    3rd Arion 15 kg feed bag valued at 52.95 euros sponsored by Symbiosis.
    4th 15 kg Zen feed bag valued at 51.95 euros sponsored by Didí. 
    5th 50 euro check redeemable in Didí sponsored by the Miguelturra Town Hall.
    6th Arion 15 kg feed bag valued at 46.95 euros sponsored by Symbiosis.  
    7th Arion 15 kg feed bag valued at 46.95 euros sponsored by Symbiosis.
    8th 15 kg Zen feed bag valued at 44.95 euros sponsored by Didí.
    9th 25 euro check redeemable in Didí sponsored by the Miguelturra Town Hall.
    10th Court or bath bonus in Didí, sponsored by Didí.
    11th Court or bath bonus in Symbiosis, sponsored by Symbiosis.
    Desert prizes may remain if the jury so deems.
  10. Participation in the contest will imply full acceptance of all the bases.
Bases VIII Contest Your Mask Sounds Familiar

Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. Organized by Peña el Puntillo

  1. All persons who wish to participate in two modalities may participate: CHILD-YOUTH MODALITY, groups or individual, under 14 years, and ADULT MODE from 15 years, in the individual or group mode. The groups must be composed of 2 people minimum and 12 maximum.
  2. Each participant must be characterized by a singer or group, chosen by himself when making his staging.
  3. All performances will be in “playback”.
  4. The language chosen for the interpretation of the topics will be irrelevant.
  5. Each performance will have a maximum time of five minutes.
  6. Registration will take place until 2:00 p.m. February 25, in the House of Culture. Each participant will contribute the name of the members that will form the group, the name of the group or singer they will represent, the chosen title and will contribute the CD and PEN DRIVE with the recording of the theme to be interpreted. The number of registrations is limited to 5 in the Infant modality and 12 performances in the Adult modality, by strict order of application.
  7. Awards:
    CHILD-YOUTH Modality
    Three prizes of school material valued at 50 euros each, sponsored by MyPaperIndividual ADULT Modality
    First prize: 150 euros
    Second prize: 100 euros
    Third prize: 50 euros
    Awards sponsored by the Miguelturra City Council
    ADULT Group Modality
    First prize: 200 euros
    Second prize: 150 euros
    Third prize: 100 euros

    Awards sponsored by the Miguelturra City Council

  8. The jury will evaluate the work of characterization and interpretation of each participant regarding the artist to imitate.
  9. The jury’s decision will be final, and one of the desert prizes may remain.
  10. In children under 18 years of age they will sign, the father or mother, the model of authorization of filming, recording and reproduction both photographic and visual by the authorized means and that will be provided at the time of registration.
  11. Participation in the contest means acceptance of these rules.


Bases XXXVIII “Murgas and Chirigotas” Contest

Friday, February 28, after the “Carnival Museum” Costume Contest. The act will be presented by the Municipal Radio Station

  1. All groups or clubs may wish to participate, provided they have a minimum of 10 components. The number of groups is limited to a maximum of 6.
  2. The performance of each group may not exceed 20 minutes.
  3. The jury will consider punctuality and non-interference in the proper development of the contest.
  4. Participants will register the week prior to the celebration of the Contest, sending a copy of the letter to interpret the House of Culture, Perlerines Street 26, Miguelturra. The order of each action will be the responsibility of the organization, for which it may take into account the realization of similar events in the area on the same day and will be communicated to each group.
  5. Awards:
    1st 600 euros
    2nd 450 euros
    3rd 400 euros
    4th 250 euros
    5th 200 euros
    All prizes are sponsored by the  Miguelturra City Council.
  6. During the contest, a competent jury will fail the prize.
Bases XXII Photography Contest
  1. All those who wish may participate, regardless of their age or place of residence.
  2. Each participant may submit a maximum of 3 photographs in color or black and white with a size of 20×30 or 30×45 cm.
  3. The photographs must only include activities carried out in Miguelturra during the 2020 Carnival period.
  4. It will be especially valued that the works highlight the characteristics of the traditional Miguelturra carnival, with special emphasis on the Street Mask. The technical and artistic quality of the works will also be valued.
  5. The photographs will be presented with a white cardboard support of 5 cm on each side, with a motto on the back and in a separate envelope, the author’s personal data will appear. They may also be submitted, initially, only in digital format but, if selected, they must also be presented as indicated at the beginning, within 7 days of the communication as selected.
    If submitted in digital format, the title of the works submitted must be the name of the file. Likewise, a PDF file with the author’s data will be attached in the same email and should be sent to the following address: cultura@ayto-miguelturra.es.
  6. Awards, three awards are established:
    1st Prize: 250 euros and carnival ceramics, sponsored by the Miguelturra City Council.
    2nd Prize: 175 euros and Carnival Ceramics, sponsored by the Miguelturra City Council.
    3rd Prize: Voucher of 80 euros sponsored and redeemable for photo shoot at Katy Aranda Photography and Ceramics of Carnival.
  7. These prizes may be declared deserted. No author may accumulate more than one prize.
  8. RAW Photo Collective Collaborate.
  9. With the work presented, the organization can make a subsequent exhibition in the offices of the new Municipal Library “Casa de Capellanía” and display them on the website.
  10. The jury will be composed of people of recognized solvency and their decision will be final.
  11. The awarded works will be transferred to the organization, which may, if it deems appropriate, edit the work, without the author having acquired rights.
  12. Non-awarded works may be withdrawn until May 30, 2020. Non-withdrawn works will become part of the Culture Area archive.
  13. Deadline for submission: Photographs may be delivered by hand during business hours or sent to the Miguelturra House of Culture, with address at: C/ Perlerines, 26, 13170 Miguelturrra, Telephone: 926241090, until April 10, 2020. The ruling will be made before April 30, 2020.
  14. The Miguelturra City Council will take care of the works submitted to the contest with the greatest zeal, but is not responsible for their deterioration or theft.
  15. The mere fact of participating in the contest means compliance with these rules.
Bases IX Mask Race. “LA CHURRIEGA”

Ready, Set, Go!! To run with the sport Fondist Association of Miguelturra

  1. All individuals, groups or rocks who wish to do so, individually or group, over the age of 18 may take part.
  2. Runners over the age of 16 with guardian’s permission may participate.
  3. Children under 16 years of age accompanied by their guardians may participate.
  4. It is mandatory to be disguised.
  5. Registration will be up to 30 minutes before departure and days before the Youth Center from Monday to Friday from 9:30 to 14:30 and afternoon monday to Thursday from 17:00 to 19:00, on the phone 926160628 extensions 1 or 6 or by e-mail: centrojoven@ayto-miguelturra.es.
  6. La organización facilitará el dorsal.
  7. The route will be a closed circuit with controlled speed of 1500 meters, through the Plaza de la Constitución, Cervantes street to Pradillo de Clavería, twisting by Tercia street to Juan de Avila, Juan de Avila street to Doctor Fleming square, passing through the area Doctor Fleming Square, Pradillo de Clavería, through the parking area to Germán Marina, Germán Marina street, Plaza de España, Plaza de la Constitución, Tertiary, Juan de Avila and Parque Doctor Fleming to end up in the vicinity of the CERE entrance.

At the end of the race, participants can taste chocolate and pastries at CERE, presented by the Association of Widows Our Lady of the Star. The Areté Fitness Sports Center of the town, will draw 5 monthly payments between the participants of the race, 5 tuition fees for their children, Errea La Mancha will draw two vouchers of 50 euros each for sportswear.

In addition, after the race, Areté Fitness monitors will give a ZUMBA FITNES workshop.

Jesús Álvarez Cervantes crier of the Miguelturra Carnival 2020

He is the current Head of the sports area of TVE news

Jesús Álvarez Cervantes, was born in Madrid in 1958 and has a degree in Journalism from the Complutense University of Madrid.

He began his career at the La Voz de Madrid radio station, later moving to RNE. In 1977 he debuted on television in the TVE news space for seven days and in 1979 he will make the jump to the newscasts presenting the sports section. In 1981 and until 1986 he will present Stadium Study, being one of the commentators of the Barcelona Olympics 92.

Throughout his professional career, he has been director of Sports and director of Sports Content of TVE, member of the board of directors of the Press Association of Madrid and member of the jury of the Laureus Sports Awards.

He has obtained numerous distinctions, among which the Ondas Prize in 1977 and 2011 (collective to the TVE News) and the 2000 Golden Antenna awarded by the Federation of Radio and Television Associations of Spain.