MANCA Children's Day 2017 - Apr 29, 2017

Time: 10AM - 6PM

Location: International Christian Center, 3275 Williams Road, San Jose, CA

  • Online Registration will close on April 15, 10PM.
  • Only online registered participants will be allowed to participate in competitions
  • On the event day, pay fees and collect your Badges at the registration desk
  • Participants must report back stage 15 minutes before their item's scheduled time.
  • Participation Fee $5 / item, Non-Participant (Family) Entrance Fee $10/Family
  • There should be minimum 3 contestants to have a competition.
  • Judges decisions will be final in all events.
  • Participant Categories are based on Grade (NOT age)
  • A single participant can register and participate in maximum 5 events.

1st , 2nd & 3rd prize winners in all the categories will be awarded trophies.
MANCA Medal for all participants.
MANCA Star awards for individuals with maximum points in all categories.

If you have more questions, email us at

The following competitions will be held on the Children's Day.
Participant Category
Pre-K - 1st grade

Drawing, Fancy Dress, Malayalam Song, English Song, Solo Dance (cinematic), Group Dance (cinematic)

Sub-Junior (Grade 2, 3 & 4)
Drawing,Fancy Dress, Solo Dance (cinematic), Group Dance (cinematic), Malayalam Song, English Song, Speech (English)
Junior (Grade 5, 6 & 7)
Exhibition / Booth Set up, Drawing, Fancy Dress, Spelling Bee, Solo Dance (cinematic), Group Dance (cinematic), Malayalam Song, English Song, Speech (English)
Senior (Grade 8 to12)
Exhibition / Booth Set up, Drawing, Fancy Dress, Solo Dance (cinematic), Group Dance (cinematic), Malayalam Song, English Song, Speech (English)
Math Bee Categories
Grades 3 & 4 (Category 1)
Grades 5 & 6 (Category 2)
Grades 7 & 8 (Category 3)

(For more rules, please see table below. Schedule will be published later)

Please note the program schedule and other details as below.
Requesting all the participants to register at the counter and get ready at least 30 minutes ahead of their individual program. No late comers will be admitted to the program. Judges decision will be final.


Program schedule


Dance Rules
  • Song can be from any movie in any language
  • Time: Max of 5 minutes
  • Group Dance team size: Minimum 4 participants.
  • Choose one person as the “director” or “spokesperson” for the group to communicate with Organizers.
  • Email MP3 to by April-15-2017
  • Scoring criteria:
    • Entry/ opening
    • Creativity/innovation
    • Formation
    • Coordination (Synchronization)
    • Expressions/lip synchronization
    • Choreography
    • Costume
    • Grace
    • Exit/End
Malayalam Song Rules
  • Only Malayalam movie song
  • Time: Max of 5 minutes
  • No Karaoke Track
English Song Rules
  • Time: Max of 5 minutes
  • No Karaoke Track
Drawing Rules
  • Time: 1 Hour
  • Pre -k to first grade - MANCA will provide the coloring template sheet.
  • Sub junior, Juniors & Seniors Subject will be given before the drawing competition.
  • Paper will be provided.
  • Participants bring your own crayons and pencils.
Speech Rules
  • Language: English
  • Time: 3 minutes
  • Subject
    • Sub Junior: My favorite super hero / fictional/animation character
    • Junior: If I were the President of United States
    • Senior: Dependence on technology is making humanity less intelligent.
Math Bee Rules
  • Time: 1 hour
  • Total 20 multiple choice questions
Fancy Dress Rules
  • Time: 1 Minute
Spelling Bee Rules

P.S: There will be food (lunch and snacks) available onsite.
Food Vendor accepts Cash only and remind you to have enough cash for food purchase and registration.

Rules & Guidelines

Judges’ decision will be final in all competitions.

Registration for this event has been closed.
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