Welcome to Basel Fasnacht

On this website you will find valuable tips and a lot of information about Basel's famous carnival, Fasnacht, which locals usually call the «most wonderful three days».

Whether you visit the «Morgestraich», the main parade on Monday and Wednesday afternoon, the «Gugge» music concerts and the unique exhibition of lanterns on Tuesday evening or you just wander around the streets and go with the flow, we wish you a fantastic time.

«Drummeli» 2017

The next «Drummeli» takes place from 18th to 24th February 2017 at the Musical Theater Basel.


Morgenstreich 2016 takes place at 4am on 6th March 2017.