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The Lucerne Carnival

For many people of Lucerne Carnival is the most beautiful time of the year. Each time, it starts on Fat Thursday with the Big Bang. Three big parades are among the highlights of Lucerne Carnival.

Carnival in Lucerne

12.2. – 17.02.2015
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Strange characters with fantastic masks and costumes parade along the narrow streets while groups of carnival musicians (“Guggenmusigen”) blow their instruments in joyful cacophony and thousands of bizarrely clad people dance away the spirits of winter. More
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Goldig Grend, 16th February 2015

Lucerne Carnival
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The wearing of masks in Lucerne is a tradition that goes back centuries. The town's Maskenliebhaber-Gesellschaft (MLG – Society of Mask Devotees) came into being over 180 years ago with the aim of preserving and promoting the custom. More
Goldig Grend
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Gesellschaftshaus
Süesswinkel 7
6004 Luzern
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The Wooden Masks of Kriens

Carnival in Lucerne
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While Carnival in Lucerne is dominated by Guggen musicians, the neighbouring borough of Kriens is still more the home of the traditional "Fasnacht". The people of Kriens are not only proud of their carnival tradition, but especially of their very own carnival characters and the hand-carved wooden masks. More
Luzern Tourismus AG
Zentralstrasse 5
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
Fax +41 (0)41 227 17 18
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Hirsmändig

Flühli
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The Hirsmändig Society in Waldemmental has revived one of the oldest Shrove Monday customs in Flühli and once again celebrates the Hirsmändig according to the old Entlebuch rules - a custom that had been forgotten for almost a century. More

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Events

12. 二月 -
17. 二月
Carnival in Lucerne
The carnival is the largest… more
16. 二月
Tagwache der Wey-Zunft
Die Tagwache der Wey Zunft … more
23. 二月 -
27. 二月
Hunkeler Innovationsdays
Das Ereignis für Trendsette… more
7. 三月 -
15. 三月
Fumetto – International Comix-F…
Fumetto is one of Europe's … more
14. 三月 -
15. 三月
Zentralschweizer Mineralien- un…
Zentralschweizer Mineralien… more
20. 三月
Honky Tonk Festival
Das Honky Tonk Beizenfestiv… more
20. 三月 -
21. 三月
Eigenheim-Messe Luzern
Rund 40 Experten präsentier… more
21. 三月 -
29. 三月
Lucerne Festival at Easter
A series of concerts featur… more
22. 三月
Schlager Nacht
Überraschungs-STAR-Gast, Se… more
27. 三月 -
29. 三月
Schweizer Waffen-Sammlerbörse
Die Waffenbörse Luzern hat … more
27. 三月 -
30. 三月
Luwira, Zentralschweizer WIR-Me…
Bereits zum 62. Mal wird di… more
25. 四月
Luzerner Stadtlauf
Einmal im Jahr gilt es für … more
13. 五月 -
17. 五月
«Zaubersee – Russian Music Luce…
From the 13th to the 17th o… more
22. 五月 -
24. 五月
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
3. 六月
Fronleichnam, Kanonenschiessen
Fahnenmarsch, Salutschiesse… more
4. 六月
Fronleichnam, Kanonenschiessen
Fahnenmarsch, Salutschiesse… more
12. 六月 -
14. 六月
Schloss Meggenhorn: Klang Musik…
Zum wiederholten Male finde… more
21. 六月
River Reuss Swim
Equipped for freediving and… more
27. 六月
7. Luzerner Fest
Das Luzerner Fest ist ein f… more
4. 七月
Swiss National Championships Ro…
The Swiss national rowing c… more
5. 七月
Swiss National Championships Ro…
The Swiss national rowing c… more
8. 七月 -
16. 八月
Open Air Kino Luzern
Unvergessliche Kinoabende m… more
10. 七月 -
12. 七月
Rowing World Cup Lucerne
With its 100-plus years of … more
17. 七月 -
25. 七月
Blue Balls Festival
With its 100,000-plus visit… more
24. 七月 -
9. 八月
Circus Knie: «phénoménal»
Die Familie Knie präsentier… more
14. 八月 -
13. 九月
Lucerne Festival in Summer
LUCERNE FESTIVAL in Summer … more
16. 八月
Seeüberquerung Luzern
Der beliebte Anlass findet … more
20. 八月 -
23. 八月
Forstmesse Luzern
Die Internationale Forstmes… more
4. 九月
Museum Night
Discover the Lucerne museum… more
26. 九月 -
4. 十月
World Band Festival Lucerne
Lucerne hosts the best that… more

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