May 2017 FECC Convention Program

  XXXVll. FECC Convention, Valletta, Malta Malta, 15 – 22 May 2017   Program:   Monday 15th May: Arrivals at Malta International Airport Transfers to Hotel Lunch at the Hotel Board Meeting Dinner at the Hotel (with local entertainment)   Tuesday 16th May: Breakfast at the Hotel Welcome by Valletta Mayor & Arts Council Director Malta (Valletta…Continue Reading

Malta Carnival History

Malta Carnival History

Carnival is a time of collective merriment which immediately precedes the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Lent is defined by the Catholic Holiday of Easter and is a time of penance and reflection where in the olden days the consumption of meat was prohibited. The culture of Malta is still very Catholic and traditional…Continue Reading

Valletta is 2017 May host to FECC Carnival Cities Federation

Valletta is 2017 May host to FECC Carnival Cities Federation

Valletta is Europe’s smallest capital City at the center of the center of the Mediterranean Sea.  Valletta is always moving forward while celebrating its natural beauty and man-made splendor. Valletta is one of Europe’s most sophisticated micro cities with a fascinating history  from a Maritime SuperCity of the 17th Century Valletta developed into a cultural and…Continue Reading

Newsletter 2016/8

(responsibility of PR department) – www.carnivalscities.org EDITORIAL The end of this year the FECC magazine will be issued, so the editors Marion Hirche and Lars Algell have asked you to offer your dates for the new carnivals in your city or village in 2017. If you haven’t transferred this information please send this as soon as…Continue Reading

Newsletter 2016/7

Newsletter 2016/7

( responsibility of P.R.Department)   www.carnivalcities.org PRESIDENT’s MESSAGE Our 36th FECC Convention 2016 is already 2 months behind us. It was a very successful convention with delegations from Belgium, Bulgaria, Portugal, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Serbia, France, Germany, U.S.A., Uruguay, Macedonia, Aruba, Malta, Cyprus, Croatia, Italy, Ukraine, and Sweden. The most important decisions were ; summerdress,…Continue Reading

Leuven, Belgium Dies Natalis 2016

Leuven, Belgium Dies Natalis 2016

Federation of European Carnaval Cities Belgium, Leuven: Dies Natalis September 16-18 2016 Click here for registration: Registration form Dies Natalis 2016 Hotel in Leuven: Conveniently located near city center and Central Station. This contemporary Leuven hotel sits within walking distance to the city center and just steps away from Central Station. Combining a sleek, comfortable design…Continue Reading

Newsletter 2016/6

( responsibility of P.R.Department)   www.carnivalcities.org PRESIDENT’s MESSAGE This week we celebrate our 36th FECC  International Convention for the first time in Germany (4th – 12th June 2016).FECC Germany is one of the eldest members of the FECC founded in 1987, furthermore, Cottbus is a very traditional carnival. Several times we have visited the famous carnival DER ADLER GEHT’S AUS. …Continue Reading

2016 Program Cottbus Germany

2016 Program Cottbus Germany

  2016-Cottbus-FECC_Program [download final print pdf ] As of June 3rd 2016 [subject to change]       Saturday , 4 june 2016 arrival of participants via Berlin/Dresden transfer to the hotel in Cottbus/lunch at the hotel opening night at 8:00 pm at the restaurant in Cottbus/Sielow with program of carnival clubs Sunday, 9 june 2016 ecumenical service…Continue Reading