The Laetare carnival in Welkenraedt

  • Folklore and Tradition
Sunday 31 March 2019

Discover these popular festivities, part of the great Rhine Carnivals tradition.

Very much looked forward is the induction of the Prince and Princess of the carnival, with two ceremonies: one for children, another for the whole crowd. Then starts the cavalcade with its richly decorated floats and colourful costumes. Head for the Town Hall in the afternoon to see it. The day ends with a cheerful ball, held under a marquee on the  Place des Combattants.




Sunday 31 March 2019

Entertainment and animations on the Place des Combattants.

The procession starts at 1 pm from the Rue Grande Bruyères.

The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.