Mar 25, 2022 - Mar 27, 2022
Orbe - Fête et Festival
The 37th carnival of Orbe will have the theme “CarnaUrba sport days”. This year, a dynamic brass band will be part of the programme.
Celebrations will kick off on Friday evening with the children’s ball and the election of the Carnival’s Prince and Princess: They will have the honour of leading the procession on Sunday. These events will be followed by the traditional fondue evening (registration required).
On Saturday, the population is invited to Place du Marché at 11:11 for the handing over of the city’s keys and the official speech. Then the five Guggenmusik bands will liven up the city shops and downtown area of Orbe throughout the day. Confetti battles and lighting old man winter will be the highlights of the afternoon and early evening.
On Sunday, there will be fun jousting on Place du Marché from 10 AM, followed by the departure of the official procession from Place de la Gare at 2.30 PM. Destination will be Le Puisoir.