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 «Morgenstreich», the main processions 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.
The «Plakette» (carnival badge) was designed by Tarek Moussalli. The graphical designer won the competition for the first time.
Our media partner Radio Basilisk has desided not to broadcast the «Drummeli» 2015 in full lengh anymore.
The next «Drummeli» takes place from 7th to 13th February 2015 at the Musical Theater Basel.