2013 Pongal Kalai Nigazhchi - Program Entry

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Help celebrate 2013 Pongal Kalai Nigazhchi with family and friends.  This year, we are again looking for exciting program entries for the first and one of the biggest functions of the year!!  If you have an idea for a performance or you want to compete in an event, please take a moment to register your entry!  GATS committee will review and help you in your efforts to making this a great event. 

To register, please read the guidelines below and  click the "Register your Program Entry" button at the bottom of this page.

Performance Guidelines

1. Each participating entry should have a minimum of 4 participants
2. The entries must be received before the deadline of Jan 31st, 2013
3. Any music/video/presentation files for your program should be provided during registration or by Feb 3rd, 2013
4. The maximum time per dance program is 7 minutes
5. The maximum time per skit/drama is 15 minutes strongly recommend that you pre record the dialogues
6. The maximum time per music program is 8 minutes
7. All the entries will be accepted in first come first serve basis

Repetitions of the songs are not allowed.  In case of such situation, the coordinator of the later submission must change the song.
 

Kolam Potti Guidelines

1. Contestants must be a GATS member in active status
2. This is a team event - maximum of three members per team
3. There are no age restrictions - Any combination of family, friends, etc., is acceptable
4. Deadline for entries is February 3, 2013
5. Timing of competition is 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on event day
6. Scoring is based on theme, creativity, presentation and completeness (25% each)
7. Size of the kolam shall be limited to 5 feet by 4 feet
8. Contestants must bring their own supplies (kolam powder, etc)
9. Maavu, manal, or sea salt may be used for kolam
10. Use of color powder or flowers (fresh or artificial) is acceptable
11. Contestants are responsible for cleaning up their kolams at the end of the tea break.
12. Contestants must bring their own cleaning supplies (cleanex, clorox, broom, vacuum, etc)

Sakarai Pongal Potti Guidelines

1. Contestants must be a GATS member in active status
2. Deadline for entries is February 3, 2013
3. Timing of competition is from 1:00 PM to 2:00PM on event day
4. Competition will be for Sakarai Pongal only
5. Scoring is based on taste(75%) and presentation(25%)
6. Pongal shall be prepared at home and brought to the event; should be capable of serving 5 adults - we are planning to provide samples for audiences to taste.
7. Contestants shall bring their own vessels, spatulas, paper plates, spoons and tissues.
8. Contestants are responsible for cleaning their areas and must pick up their utensils by 3:30 PM

 Kids Painting Potti Guidelines

1. Contestants must be a GATS member in active status
2. There are no age restrictions - Any combination of family, friends, etc., is acceptable
3. Deadline for entries is February 3, 2013
4. Timing of competition is 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on event day
5. Scoring is based on theme, creativity, presentation and completeness (25% each)
6. Size of the painting shall be announced later
7. Contestants must bring their own supplies 
8. Contestants must bring their own cleaning supplies (cleanex, clorox, broom, vacuum, etc)

February 10th, 2013 12:00 PM
Lanier High School
918 Buford Highway
Sugar Hill, GA 30518
United States
Phone: 678-757-GATS
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