The organization will be giving out a total of 12,000 Euros in prizes, with a first place recognition prize of 4,000 Euros
FENAVIN has convened the third edition of the Showcase Dressing Contest that is organized by the Provincial Government of Ciudad Real in collaboration with the Chamber of Trade and Commerce and the CEOE (Spanish Confederation of Employers Association) and CEPYME (Spanish Confederation of Small and Medium Sized Companies), with which the idea is to invite all of Ciudad Real's merchants to literally 'invade' the city with wine growing motifs, turning their shop windows into creative spaces dedicated to the world of wine. This contest is aimed at the commercial sector of Ciudad Real's population, independently of the activity.
The objective of the contest is to conveniently embellish and decorate the shop windows with viniculture elements, in free style and with reason of the celebration of FENAVIN, which is to take place on the dates of May 10th to the 12th. The decoration will, therefore, be based on the world of viticulture and enology and any material and decorative elements that the merchant considers opportune can be used.
All stores participating must have their shop windows ready by April 25th as of 10:00 a.m. and they will be maintained through to May 15th at 8:00 p.m., with lighting of the shop windows remaining until at least 10:00 p.m.
Experts in design, decoration and the wine world will make up the jury, and special attention and value will be given to the treatment given to the establishment's normal product and to the commercial and artistic criteria applied in the design, as is likewise the case with originality, quality, innovation, design and lighting.
The jury's decision, which will be made public during the first week of May, will be absolutely final and the winners will be notified and given a distinctive emblem that they must place in the shop window in a visible place until FENAVIN has come to its end.
The award ceremony in itself will take place on May 12th of 2011 in the Trade Fair Pavilion at 11:00 a.m.
All those interested in participating in the contest must address the offices of the General Registry of the Provincial Government of Ciudad Real, located at Pza. de la Constitución nº 1. The list of participating stores will be published on the following website: www.fenavin.com.
A total of 12,000 Euros in prizes will be shared-out. The first prize will amount to 4000 Euros; second to 3000 Euros; third to 2000 Euros. There will likewise be a first consolation prize of 1000 Euros and a second consolation prize of 1000 Euros, along with a third consolation prize for the same amount.