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International carneval Pust Šoštanjski

66th international carneval "Pust Šoštanjski" 2019
March 2th 2018 at 15.00
Šoštanj, Trg bratov Mravljakov, Športna dvorana Šoštanj

Šoštanj is well known carneval town – not just in Slovenia, also abroad. Carneval attracts many people from all over who enjoy watcing various masks that are imaginative, beautiful and also foolish.

Šoštanj Basket is the most famous local mask which represents a worker in the leather factory in his free time. On a pay day instead of going home he went to the bar. His wife also wanted some money from his salary, so she went to pick him up with a basket and carried him home.