The municipal tent of the Lo Pagán esplanade hosted on Friday night, February 7, the gala of choice of the Musa del Carnaval, act with which the Carnival of the town began and in which the candidate of the share 'As you want'.
The Carnival of San Pedro del Pinatar started on Friday night, February 7, recovering the election of the Muse of the Carnival, although with a new format, since the troupes presented their candidates and it will be the Party Commission that elaborates the costume that will be chosen in the parade next February 23.
The winning candidate in this disputed gala was Carmen Olmos, from the troupe 'As you want', which will be accompanied by Félix López, as Muso 2020 of the Pinatarense carnival.
The gala began with the presentation of the candidates, María del Mar Barea (Golden Years), Marta Ferrer (Housewives), Carmen Olmos (As you want), Isabel Franco (Kebanna) and María José Ros (Glamorous Stars).
Subsequently, the representatives of the different groups paraded in carnival costumes for the public and jury voting, since the assessment of the attendees accounted for 40% of the decision, while 60% fell to the jury composed by the designer Raquel Samper, the dancer Coral Muñoz, the singer Salva Ortega, and Javier Soto and Azucena Sánchez, from Radio Sureste.
The gala was enlivened by the Batukada Timbaloe, responsible for putting rhythm to the choreographies of the candidates and the performance of the singer Salva Ortega.
In addition, the candidates of Kebanna and As you want delighted the public with a performance with their candidates for muses, Joel Rodríguez and Félix López, respectively.
After a tight vote, the mayor of the town, Visitación Martínez, and the councilor of Festejos, Javier Castejón, imposed the band of Musa del Carnaval to Carmen Olmos, from 'As you want' and Félix López as Muso 2020.
The Pinatarense carnival continues its programming on Friday, February 21 with the Gala 'Welcome to Carnival' in which the costume of the Musa 2020 and those of the local troupes participating in the parade on February 23 will be presented, in addition, will be delivered the Carnival Mask and the battle between Don Carnal and Doña Cuaresma will be represented, by 'Glamorous Stars'.
Source: Ayuntamiento de San Pedro del Pinatar