26th Nov 2021 @ 11:02 am

The Teguise Ayuntamiento have announced their traditional Nativity Scene contest, with prizes up to €300 euros for the first place winner.

Photo: Ayuntamiento de Teguise.

Those that wish to enter have until the 10th of December to create and submit their Belenes. There are two separate 1st place and 2nd place winners, those for Belenes by the cultural centres and those by individuals.

It’s a special competition, which aims to reward those that preserve the Canarian Christmas traditions.

The biggest prize will go to the 1st place for associations/cultural centres, €300 euros, and the 1st place winner in the individuals category will receive €250 euros.

The judges will visit the Belenes by individuals from 8pm on December 16th – 17th and those made by associations/cultural centres at 9.30am on December 18th.

The judges decision will be made public on December 23rd presumably via the Teguise Ayuntamiento’s website, Facebook or via direct message to the winners.

You can find the full details of the competition here.

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