Baseler Fasnacht- Carnival in Basel

Fasnacht (winter carnival) in Basel. Fasnacht is celebrated all over Switzerland, but Basel is the biggest. It lasts three days, even running through the night.

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The Carnival of Basel is the biggest carnival in Switzerland and takes place annually between February and March in Basel. It has been listed as one of the top fifty local festivities in Europe. - http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/7/73/Faba.waggis.jpg/220px-Faba.waggis.jpg

The Carnival of Basel is the biggest carnival in Switzerland and takes place annually between February and March in Basel. It has been listed as one of the top fifty local festivities in Europe.

carnival | fasnacht | basel

carnival | fasnacht | basel

Blätzlibajass, just one of the traditional characters in Basel's dramatic carnival celebration.

The characters of Basel Fasnacht

Blätzlibajass, just one of the traditional characters in Baseler Fasnacht- Carnival in Basel Switzerland

Amazing head-mask designs ! 2013 Basel Carnival

2013 Basel Carnival, I like this design because even though the masks are scary, the size scale makes the masks festive

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Morgenstraich - The traditional Basel Fasnacht procession is a feast for the eyes  “Ystoh! Morgestraich, vorwärts Marsch!” [Get ready for “Morgenstraich” procession! Forward march!] is the opening line for what the people of Basel call the three best days of the year. Fasnacht has been celebrated in Basel in the week following Ash Wednesday since 1529. It starts with an early morning procession Monday morning at 4 a.m.

Morgenstraich - The traditional Basel Fasnacht procession is a feast for the…

Morgestraich - 4am on the Monday after Ash Wednesday in Basel. You have to experience it in person!

Morgestraich - on the Monday after Ash Wednesday. All the lights in the city go out and illuminated clique parade around the city playing piccolo.

Basel Carnival. The Basel Fasnacht or the Basel Carnival is is a premiere cultural event in the year that works as a landmark for this part of Switzerland.

The Basel Fasnacht or the Basel Carnival is is a premiere cultural event in the year that works as a landmark for this part of Switzerland.

Fasnacht!  Basel, Switzerland

Fasnacht! Basel, Switzerland

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