Carnival traditions

Carnival traditions

The dances of Imst Fasnacht follow strict rules, partly in force for centuries. The well-known Fasnacht processions in Imst and Nassereith take place just once every three or four years and attract spectators from near and far with their magic spectacle. In 2010 the Imster Schemenlaufen was even declared intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO. The small villages of Tarrenz and Roppen become as well the scenery of unrestrained hustle and bustle of carnival every four years. The Imst holiday region eases the waiting by offering a variety of fascinating events and cultural diversity for its visitors.

Imster Schemenlaufen

09.02.2020  - "Imster Schemenlaufen" carnival is inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage...
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Roppner Fasnacht

16.02.2020  - "Roppener Fasnacht" carnival has been held continuously since the beginning of the 20th century. Its roots go...
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