“The prize giving ceremony for the 2018 Nine Mornings Festival is scheduled to take place this Saturday January 5, from 9:30 am at the Peace memorial Hall
At the ceremony, prizes will be distributed to the various zonal and national winners in the VINLEC Community Lighting Competitions, the Best Lit Garden, Best Nativity Scene and Best Lit Private House.
Saturday’s gathering will also see the much anticipated announcements of the following categories: Best Nine Mornings Community, Best Christmas Community, Best Community on Parade, Best Community Christmas Song and Most Popular Local Christmas Song.
Nine individuals who have made longstanding and significant contributions to the development of the festival will also be honoured at this year’s ceremony.
Addresses will come from Minister of Culture, Cecil McKie, the Nine Mornings Committee and representatives of the major sponsors, the National Lottery Authority and VINLEC.
The SVG Nine Mornings Committee has hailed the 2018 festivities as a success with good programs and large attendances around the country.
The local Christmas season was celebrated under the theme: “Christmas Is We!