Kaiserwinkl Egascht Fest'l
23 th May 2021 in Walchsee
Bringing in the first swathe, or the first hay was once called the 'Egascht Mahd'. Based on this date and old traditions, in Walchsee the 'Egascht Fest'l' is always celebrated on Whit Sunday. An extensive programme, along with the authenticity of the presentation, has meant the festival has been very popular - not only in the Kaiserwinkl but beyond Tyrol's borders, into Bavaria.
|11.00 a.m.||Start - concert performed by Walchsee's local music group.|
|Hand crafts market with basketry, pottery making, 'Zinnstiftranzen' belt making, woodturning and much more.|
|Delicious food from the festival caterers and farm ladies await you in the 'Schmankerlstraße'|
|01.00 p.m.||Procession and presentation of vintage tractors|
|From 4.00 p.m.||Folk musik with "Tiroler Kracher"|
|From 7.00 p.m.||The band "Wir sind spitze!" makes party atmosphere|
22 nd Egascht Festival 2019 - report on Tirol TV
22. Egascht Fest´l 2019
Free bus transfer to Egascht Fest'l
A free return bus transfer service between Schwendt, Kössen and Rettenschöss makes it possible for locals and vistors alike to get to festival on Sunday without any hassle and enjoy a safe journey home too.