A total of 47 establishments of the city will participate in the contest, that will take place between the 7th and the 23th September and whose final will celebrate a week later, the days 28, 29 and 30.
20.08.2018. The councillor of Culture, Tourism, Youth and Promotion of the Tongue, Carmen Basadre, and the president of the Provincial Association of Employers of Hospitality industry and Tourism of Lugo (Apehl), Cheché Real, presented this morning in the building of New Technologies of the Concello of Lugo the fourteenth edition of the Contest of Cover of Lugo, accompanied by the president of the Council Regulatory of the Denomination of Origin Ribeira Sacral, José Manuel Rodríguez.
A year more, the contest is organising by the Apehl, with the sponsorship of the City council of Lugo and with the collaboration of the Council Regulatory gives Denomination of Orixe Ribeira Sacral and of Estrella Galicia.
During the presentation, so much the president of the DO Ribeira Sacral like the councillor of culture showed his commitment with this initiative that, as they ensured, is increasingly important for the city and forces to the innkeepers "to give the best of himself same and to put the imagination to the service of the palates".
Pola his part, the president of the Apehl, Cheché Real, did upsetting in the increase of the participation of the establishments and of the public and spoke of a volume of business estimated of some 200.000 euros.
Like novelty, in this edition the triptyches of the contest signal with the "And" identificativo of the logo of ... And to eat, Lugo the winning venues of the last contests with the aim that it serve them of orientation to those people that can not do all the route and want to know which are the best establishments. "In this case, we consider that the best, by own merit, are the winners of the last editions", explained Real.
Likewise, as in previous years, all the posters and triptyches of the contest will be presents in all the stages of The Tour of Spain 2018, since "it is important to do the promotions was so that the tourists avenge, repeat and transmit our values and ours excellent gastronomy", added.
OPERATION OF THE CONTEST
As it comes being usual, the prices of cover them will be between 1 and 3 euros and will be able to taste , like minimum, of 13:00 to 15:30 h and of 20:00 to 22:30 h.
All the venues will have to disposal of the customers the brochures-passport, that the consumers will have to seal to be able to participate in the draws of this edition. Those that have stamps of, what less, 23 establishments will opt to a trip of a weekend for two people and those that achieve the stamps of the 47 establishments will go in in the contest to win a trip of a week for two people.