Fisser Blochziehen 2018 a huge success!

t exactly 12.30pm the ‘Schallners’, ‘Mohrelens’ and ‘Bajatzls’ opened one of Tyrol’s oldest Carnival customs: the Fisser Blochziehen. Around 10,000 visitors from far and wide came to enjoy the spectacle. >>

FISSER BLOCHZIEHEN 2018 – Part 3

Fisser Blochziehen in Fiss returns on 28 January 2018. Learn about the preparations for the traditional Tyrolean carnival in our SHF Backstage blog. >>

FISSER BLOCHZIEHEN 2018 – Part 2

‘Fisser Blochziehen’ takes place on 28 January in Fiss, Austria. Read an exclusive interview with event chairman Christian Kofler and the ‘Blochziehen’ bear. >>

Fisser Blochziehen 2018

It’s back! On 28 January, the medieval tradition of ‘Fisser Blochziehen’ returns after an intermission of two years since the children’s version was held in 2016. This carnival custom is one of the longest-established folkloric practices in the Alps. >>