Funeral of Farsang

Înmormântarea Farșangului

DESCRIPTION

The Funeral of Farșang is a traditional event, and is held every year before the Lent. The attendants wear masks, play various characters, dance and walk the streets in an original parade. One donkey pulls a cart carrying a coffin, representing winter and the old year. During this street show, they bury winter and mark the beginning of spring by a feast, the last between the Lent.

DETAILS

Address: Sâncrăieni, Tușnad, Sânsimion, Sântimbru, Stâncariei and Cozmeni, Harghita
Organized by: Local Town Halls
Date: 15 – 28 January
Type of event: Cultural event

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