Shrove Tuesday

Date: 
26.02.2017

Shrove Tuesday

It is the celebration dedicated to mark the end of calendar winter. A colouful fair will be organised. In small yeards, Lašininis, Kanapinis (traditional figures of the carnival), Jews, Gypsies and other caricature masks will be waiting for people to enjoy the festive event. Pancakes will be made. Most of the time people dance around the bonfires, play traditional Lithuanian games, sing various songs.  The most beautiful masks will be selected and the awards will be handed over.