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Baile de Carnaval 2015

Baile de Carnaval 2015

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Carnival Films Logo

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Ziggy

“Die drey scheenschte Dääg” (“the three most beautiful days”), is the pet name that the people of Basel give to their most beloved tradition, the Basel Fasnacht. This most famous of the Swiss Fasnachts (carnivals) takes place every year in the week after Ash Wednesday and goes on for exactly three days.

Basel Fasnacht: A Carnival of Three Most Beautiful Days

"Die drey scheenschte Dääg" ("the three most beautiful days"), is the pet name that the people of Basel give to their beloved tradition, the Basel Fasnacht

Felix Klee with his father, Paul Klee's hand puppet

Felix Klee & hand puppet made by his father Paul Klee.

Regional Festivals: Sinulog, Dinagyang, Maskara, Ati-Atihan

Sinulog of Cebu City, the Philippines' grandest festival, is known for its miles-long solemn processions devoted to Senor Santo Nino, street dancing, merry-making and partying.

The Minstrels Carnival in Cape Town, South Africa (yearly institution after New Year)

Cape Town's famous Minstrel Carnival which takes place over New Year. Volunteer with Via Volunteers in South Africa and check out the 'Kaapse Klopse' (Cape Minstrels).

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