Congratulations on entering your pet into the Nose Of Tralee. Please find below the next stages of the competition with instructions on how to vote.
Note – There are some steps you need to take when you first vote to verify yourself as a genuine voter. This steps have to be in place to stop any fraudulent voting.
Voting Dates & Information
Public Voting 1st July – 18th July 2018
Note – Vote counts (or position in the competition) will not be made available to the Public or Entrants at any stage of the competition.
Judging Process 19th July – 6th August 2018 – The 3 pets in each County with the most votes will go through to the next round and our team of Independent Judges will then select one finalist for each county.
The 32 finalists will be notified and asked to re-enter their pet wearing their County Nose Sash ready for the final Public Vote.
How Will Entrants Pets Be Judged if they get through to the Judges Stage?
Each pet will be judged on the following and the pet with the most points will go through to the final. Final scores will not be made public and in the event that the winner does not want to participate in the final stages then the runner up will be put through to the final.
- Number of Public Votes (33% of score)
- Quality, cuteness and uniqueness of photo (33% of score)
- Written entry (33% of score)
Public Vote 7th August – 21st August – A public vote will decide which of the 32 Finalists is Crowned the 2018 Nose of Tralee.
The 2018 Nose Of Tralee Winner will be announced on the 21st August 2018.
How To Vote In The Nose Of Tralee
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Note – depending on if you are on a mobile, tablet or laptop you may need to scroll up or down the screen to see this captcha box.