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Women Carnival in Germany

Women Carnival, Germany, Performers on stage

In January-February taking place in the world's most famous carnivals in Rio de Janeiro and the one in Venice. Germans have made their own carnival to celebrate women.

Carnival in Germany is so famous in the Rhine Valley, the program that some Germans were soon at work, to have time to makeup and participate in celebrations. Thousands of women wearing make-up and dressed in colorful dresses gathered in city centers to celebrate Women's Carnival, the first day of February.

The carnival officially opens with three traditional figures: Prince, Peasant and Virgo.

Carnival Woman symbolizes the day when women assume power over men. They play tricks on men, cutting them with scissors tie, then reward with a kiss. Evening held banquets and masquerades, in which men are forced to pay bill ladies attending the party.