With loud cries and phantasy masks, the cold and the snow should be chased. In the past, this custom was of great importance to superstitious people. Nowadays it is more for entertainment! A welcome opportunity for old and young to get into somebody’ else’s shoes, to celebrate and to enjoy some delicious pastry.
Brixen Carnival Revival – Fat Tuesday, 28th February 2017 – Carnival band, balloon creations and kids’ animation at Maria Hueber Square from 2-6 pm and from 5 to 11 pm live music and funny carnival feasts at these pubs in Brixen: Cafè Stella in Altenmarkt street, Platzl Cafè Grosser Graben and Absolut Lounge at Albuin street.
Carneval at Club Max on Tuesday 28th February 2017 from 10 pm with mask awards (groups)
The shops of the city centre in Brixen are open all day on Fat Thursday 23rd February and on Fat Tuesday 28th February 2017. A small gift is awaiting carnival shoppers!