Congratulations to all finalists for Manali Winter Queen & Voice of Carnival 2019. We hope to make it big this time. See you all on 2nd of January 2019 for grand opening. 
Rules & Regulations for participation in Winter Carnival 2019

All the teams have to participate in the compulsory events and minimum six other competitions.

CARNIVAL PARADE (Compulsory)

All the teams have to compulsory take part in the Carnival Parade. Marks in Carnival Parade will be given on the basis of traditional dresses/costumes, themes, spectacle etc. However keeping in view if the temperature in Manali during the Carnival, the participants are allowed to wear white fleets with socks at their own cost.

SPECIAL ATTRACTION

Cash Prizes of Rs. 25,000/- 15,000/- & 10,000/- respectively will be given to 1st, 2nd & 3rd position winners of Carnival Parade. (Cultural Procession)

Folk Dance Competition (Mandatory)
  • The dance must be an Indian folk dance. Ballads are not allowed.
  • Total Number of participants should not be less than 12 and more than 20.
  • The maximum time limit allotted for each folk dance is 15 minutes. The minimum time limit is 9 minutes. Marks may be deducted in case less or more time is taken by the teams. In some cases such violation may even attract disqualification.
  • The dance will be judged on the following basis.
    1. Coordination:- 25 Marks
    2. Composition:- 25 Marks
    3. Costumes:- 20 Marks
    4. Music (Vocal & Instruments):- 15 Marks
    5. Overall Effect:- 15 Marks
    6. Total 100 Marks
  • Recorded Music is not allowed.
  • All teams must report at the venue at least 1 hour before the commencement of the show.

Cash prizes of Rs. 40,000, 30,000 and 20,000 respectively will be given to First, Second and Third Position winners of the Folk Dance

Winter Queen Competition
  • The contest is open to unmarried women only. Each team may send at the most three participants.
  • The age limit for the participants is 18 to 25 years.
  • Every presentation should be according to the National respect.
  • The decision of the judges will be final and binding
  • Organizing committee reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any of the rounds according to the circumstances without any prior notice.
  • The competition will be judged on the following basis.
    1. Beauty
    2. I.Q. /G.K
    3. Overall Personality
    4. Dress sense
    5. The minimum height of the contestant should be 5 feet 3 inches.
  • The following cash prizes will be given to the winner of the contest.
    1. WINTER QUEEN MANALI (The Title Award) Rs.1,00, 000/- + Silver Tiara & Gift hampers.
    2. 1st RUNNER UP…Rs.50, 000/- + Silver Tiara & Gift hampers.
    3. 2nd RUNNER UP…Rs.30, 000/- + Silver Tiara & Gift hampers.

NOTE:-

    • Form to be submitted at SDM Office Manali.
    • Submission of filled in BIO-DATA from compulsory for all participants. (Last page of this prospectus)

Solo entries can also be taken for the contest

Voice of Carnival
  • This competition is open for all as well as for the Teams/groups participating in Winter Carnival.
  • Each team can send maximum of 2 entries.
  • Orchestra will be provided by organizers.
  • The singers will be judged mainly on the basis of Voice Quality, Rhythm and Performance.
  • Selected finalist will be performing on the main stage of Manali Manu Rang Shala, during the Manali Winter Carnival
  • Free lodging and boarding facilities will be provided by the carnival committee from 01-01-2019 to 06-01-2019.
  • The decisions of judges will be final and binding on the participants.
  • No registration charges/Entry Free.
  • Age limit for all singers 16 years & above
  • Cash prizes for Voice of Carnival:
      • 1st Prize- Rs. 50,000/-
      • 2nd Prize- Rs. 30,000/-

3rd Prize- Rs. 20,000/-

Bollywood Dance

BOLLYWOOD DANCE (Old Songs)

  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of participants should be between 4 to 10.
  • Each team will be given 7 minutes maximum.
  • Recorded music or orchestra is allowed.
  • Film song should be before 1970.
  • Cash prize Rs. 8000/-, Rs. 5000/-, Rs. 3000/-

BOLLYWOOD DANCE (New Songs)

  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of participants should be between 4 to 10.
  • Each team will be given 7 minutes maximum.
  • Recorded music or orchestra is allowed.
  • Film song should be after 1970.

Cash prize Rs. 8000/-, Rs. 5000/-, Rs. 3000/-

Fashion Show
  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of participants should be between 8 to unlimited.
  • Each team will be given minimum 7 minutes and maximum 10 minutes.
  • Recorded music is allowed.
  • Cash prize Rs. 10,000/-, Rs. 6000/-, Rs. 4000/-
Street Dance
  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of dancer + accompanists should be between 15 to 20.
  • Each team will be given minimum 15 minutes and maximum 20 minutes..
  • Recorded music is not allowed.
  • Cash prize Rs. 10,000/-, Rs. 6000/-, Rs. 4000/-
Classical Dance (Group/Solo)
  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of participants should be between 1 to 6.
  • Each team will be given maximum 8 minutes.
  • Recorded music is allowed.

Cash prize Rs. 5,000/-, Rs. 3000/-, Rs. 2000/-

Street Play
  • Each team will send only 1 entry.
  • The number of participants: No Limit.
  • Each team will be given minimum 15 minutes and maximum 20 minutes..
  • Play should be Hindi only.
  • Cash prize Rs. 10,000/-, Rs. 6000/-, Rs. 4000/-

Manali Got Talent | Entry fee for solo entries ₹500 only.