Tuesday, February 28, 2017


The Egetmann Parade in Tramin / Termeno.

These are photos from the last edition, today's parade starts at 01:00 P.M.
Visit the official page for more informations - click here.

Here the video I made in 2013.


  1. I forgot about this wild and crazy event. Great photos!

  2. Good Lord, that's got to be the weirdest parade I've ever seen. What a strange and wonderful collections of goofballs, machines, pots and pans, and costumes! Amazing. The weather looks good. But is there a theme to this parade or does everyone do whatever they wish to do? I'll bet it's fun to watch and it looks like some folks get right in there and participate. The blackface wouldn't go well over here, though.

    1. Yes, the parade has a theme: The Wedding of the "Egetmann". All partecipants are guests, but they can't do what they wish to do, they have to follow a precise protocol. You can find the main characters here:

  3. Wow, so many different things to see! It looks very interesting and entertaining.
    Great photos, Karl!

  4. Eclectic, weird, but fun! Enjoy this year's version, Karl!

  5. Incredibly funny and crazy event. I've never seen anything like it and I could not imagine this to us.
    Your photos are very very very fantastic.

  6. This looks like so much fun. Wonderful photos Karl!

  7. Each and every photo here just blows my mind! But then, I live in a country with no such tradition as this. Just fascinating!

  8. Una festa piena di colore! Ciao, Arianna

  9. GOSH!
    What a great posting, so much fun and craziness. I am still smiling!


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