Carnival 2018

Here you can find the programm of the carnival season 2018:

From the 3rd of Febuary the Tschäggättä govern the Lötschental Valley till the 13th of February.

Explore the tradition of the Tschäggättä, every evening (except Sunday) in the lanes of the villages in Lötschental.


Thursday, 8th February 2018

Traditional Tschäggättä procession from Blatten to Ferden

Start at 8.00pm in Blatten. Experience at first-hand, when more than 100 Tschäggättä walk through the whole valley.

Additional timetable cable-car Wiler-Lauchernalp:

Wiler to Lauchernalp: 18.15, 20.15, 22.10, *23.30
Lauchernalp to Wiler: 18.25, 20.25, 22.20, *23.45
* free journey

Important notice:

The street between Blatten and Wiler will be closed from 8.00pm till 9.00pm

After 9.00pm (step by step) route closures in the villages


Saturday, 10th February 2018

Big Carnival procession in Wiler with different carnival groups, carnival bands and our famous Tschäggättä

Start at 3.00pm at the valley station of the cable-car Wiler-Lauchernalp in Wiler.

At 6.00pm the best Tschäggättä mask and carnival group will be awarded in the gym of Wiler. After Party at the Gym.

Additional timetable cable-car Wiler-Lauchernalp:

Wiler to Lauchernalp: 18.15,19.15,22.10,*00.00
Lauchernalp to Wiler: 18.25, 19.25, 22.20, *00.15
* free journey


Further information

         Carnival Programm 2018