The annual carnival bell ringers’ pageant

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The area of Halubje is home to the Halubajski zvončari bell ringers. The beginning of Carnival is marked by the blowing of a horn on 17 January, the feast day of St. Anthony.

Dressed in sheep skins and with animal masks that completely cover their heads, the Halubajski zvončari bell ringers follow their traditional route through the villages and ring their bells to chase away the winter and summon up the spring,

This centuries -old pageant can be experienced every year on the last Sunday, Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday. (23, 24, 25 February 2020)

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