The Ladins are an admirable small population in the
north of Italy and much of you won't know that much about them.
From mid-January to mid-February you'll have a special occasion to
immerse in their unique culture. During the Ladin Carnival the Fassa Valley
presents itself from its best side.
The traditional Carnival celebrations go back a long way here
and the old characters have already attained cult status. In a
small village not far from Canazei you can attend the famous
"Mascheredès", which have their origins in this town. The plays in
Ladin language are performed by amateur actors, which are adorned
with colorful costumes, wooden masks and cow bells.
Making a great din, the masked men and a large number of
spectators march through the streets of the quaint villages. For
almost a whole month you'll encounter many carnival events in the
local villages. Countless parades, theater performances, masked
balls and even bigger festivals will take place in this period.
As you see, in the Fassa Valley there's much to do during the
carnival season. Aside the colorful celebrations, however, a pure
idyll in gorgeous snowy landscapes is awaiting you. This nature is
ideal for hiking, tobogganing, cross-country and downhill skiing.
Be part of the Ladin Carnival and experience a unique pleasure in
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