by BiliranIsland.com Staff
Published 10:30 PM, December 16, 2016
Last Updated 8:40 AM, December 17, 2016
Higatangan hailed as the big winners in the Pasko Fiesta Contest
NAVAL, Biliran – The Local Government Unit of the municipality of Naval has announced the winners of the 2016 Pasko Fiesta Decorating Contest. The inter- Barangay competition under the 1st year of Hon. Mayor Gerard Roger Espina was a chance for the participants to showcase their creativity.
The Pasko fiesta was held in conjunction with the Christmas season. The participants were able to showcase their concept to the public starting December 1, 2016 until the end of the season.
The top three Fiesta sa Pasko in Naval winners were Barangay Libertad then Brgy. Smo. Rosario and lastly Brgy. Mabini.
Fiesta sa Pasko in Naval winners
2nd Smo Rosario
Here are the winners in accordance to the judging criteria.
2nd Smo Rosario
Best Christmas Tree – Atipolo
Best Belen – Caraycaray
Best Parol – Libertad
Best Use of Christmas Lights – Smo. Rosario
Creative use of Indigenous Materials – Mabini
Creative use of Recyclable Materials – Larrazabal
Internet Choice – Atipolo
The judges had a difficult job ahead of them with all of 26 participants in the 2016 contest. Criteria for judging were 20% for Christ- Centered Concept and symbolism 20%, creativity 30%, visual impact 30% and use of indigenous materials for 20%.
Here are the prizes for the Christmas Lighting Christmas competition.
4th- P 12.000
5th- P 10,000
6th- P 8,000
7th- P 6,000
Honorable mention P5,000 each ( 10 Barangays)
Consolation P3,000 each ( 9 Barangays)
Hopefully the event next year will be better and grander. – BiliranIsland.com