Guggemusic ensembles and Narrengruppen are carnival groups with masks typical for German speaking countries and beautiful costume dance groups of Venetian style. Every year they visit different European cities.

Prague´s citizens as well as visitors will have a great opportunity to admire a variety of beautiful and often peculiar costumes and dance in carnival rhythm to funny and original music. Although Central European carnivals take place in winter, they are similar to the South American ones thank to their liveliness.

Preliminary time schedule of the festival:

  • Public performances at Republic Square (Náměstí Republiky) and Alšovo nábřeží (near Rudolfinum) – Thursday – Saturday
  • Carnival parade through Prague (Saturday)

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