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Transhumance and Village Fair with farmers' market

21. + 28.09. Parade with the local village band, Tyrolean culinary specialities, music and dance, craft market, tombola and more. Around midday the decorated cattle are lead home through the village to their farms.
Date:

21.09.2019
Sat. | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

28.09.2019
Sat. | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Price:

contact:
Alpbachtal Seenland Tourismus
Info office in Reith i.A.
Dorf 41
6235 Reith i. A.
Tel.: +43 5337 21200 40
Email: reith@alpbachtal.at

Transhumance and Village Fair in Reith i.A.

Welcoming the cattle home with farmer's and crafts market is THE HIGHLIGHT on Reith's calendar of events. A traditional Tyrolean fair at its best - food and beverages are readily available. Live music and entertainment in the centre of Reith. Demonstration of traditional crafts, including wood carving, basket weaving, and schnapps distilling. Feed your hunger with local products such as smoked bacon, fresh rye bread and homemade butter - and do not miss out on the fruit schnapps!

Programme

FARMER'S MARKET in the village centre from 10:00 a.m.

From midday to approx. 3:00 p.m. the elaborately decorated cattle will be driven through the village to return to their farms.

From 10:00 a.m. to approx. 5:00 p.m. in the village centre:

  • Grand farmer’s market
  • Tyrolean specialities (Kiachl, Krapfen, Knödl …)
  • Brass band concerts given by the Reith and Alpbach bands
  • Music, dance and entertainment, various music groups in the centre
  • Demonstration of old handicraft: weaving, wood-carving, spinning, feather quill embroidery, making „Doggln“ (traditional felt slippers), carpentry …
  • Glass painting, producing liquor
  • Big tombola with more than 1000 prizes

€ 5,00 per person; free admission for children aged 12 years or younger

Suitability
  • Special events
  • Family with children
  • Groups
Kitchen
  • Local cuisine
Eventspecial
  • Open Air

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