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Fasching in Reit im Winkl

In Germany Fasching is known as the 5th season. Come and celebrate it in the mountains!

Let the fun times roll in Reit im Winkl ... the jokers are lose!

"Fasching" or carnival can happen anytime between the first weekend in February and early March. Carnival celebrations officially start on November 11th, but the real partying starts in January until it peeks on Shrove Monday and Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday.

How will you know which Tuesday it will be? Ash Wednesday is always 40 days before Easter and Fat Tuesday is always the day before Ash Wednesday.


Fat Tuesday, March 5, 2019
begining at 2:00 p.m.

A big Fasching parade through the center of town. Followed by the traditional party with a DJ, until late at night... Throughout town there are numerous food and drink stalls.