Contests and elections. The launch of Carnival 2012 will be on Saturday 18 at 12:30, and 14:00, the election of the Carnival Queen, both on the waterfront esplanade. The next day at 10:00, will be the sand castle contest, in step 2 of the waterfront esplanade, at 12:00 will elect the Miss Colita, at 14:00 will be the choice of Miss Wet T-Shirt, and at 17:00 there will be a dance on the boardwalk. On Monday, at 19:30, there will be a show in which part of Sonora Dynamite. The fare is $ 8 from Guayaquil. There are hotels ranging from $ 5 to $ 16.