Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival 2006

Carnival Queen in 2006, Neólida Hernández Martín

Carnival Queen in 2006, was Neólida Hernández Martín in a costume entitled El Carro de la Gloria (The Chariot of Glory), designed by Juan Carlos Armas and representing Grupo AC Bingo Colombófilo.

In 2006, the court was made up as follows:

  1. 1st Maid of Honour: Ainhoa Vázquez Rodríguez, with a costume entitled “Scherezade”, representing Almacenes “El Kilo” and designed by Juan Carlos Ramos.
  2. 2nd Maid of Honour: Jenifer González Díaz, with a costume entitled “La ambición del Dorado” (El Dorado's ambition), representing Centro Comercial Alcampo - La Laguna and designed by Juan Carlos Armas.
  3. 3rd Maid of Honour: Estefanía de Francisco Padilla, with a costume entitled “El Olonés”, representing Centro Comercial Santa Cruz Carrefour and designed by Santi Castro.
  4. 4th Maid of Honour: Erika Salazar Martín, with a costume entitled “Erupción desde lo más profundo del Atlántico” (Eruption from the depths of the Atlantic), representing Centro Comercial del Mueble and designed by Miguel Ángel Castilla Abreu.
The theme of Carnival in Santa Cruz in 2006 was "Tribes": The scenery was transferred back to the The Tenerife International Centre for Trade Fairs and Congresses, due to the beginning of the works of the Plaza de España. There were two stages; one main and one secondary, linked by a walkway. The decoration was based on graffiti and web icons as, at first the theme was to be "urban tribes", but was given a general tone of "Tribes" later. 

Carnival in the streets in 2006 took place between Fri 24 Feb and Sun 5 Mar.