St. Nicholas and Krampus parade in Igls
St. Nicholas and Krampus procession in Igls
4.00 pm - little St. Nicholas market with traditional Tyrolean specialities like "Kiachln", burnt almonds, chestnuts and "Glühwein", a kind of mulled wine.
5.00 pm - Arrival of St. Nicholas accompanied by some devils.
St. Nicholas walks to the city centre of Igls and hands over his presents to the kids (little bags with walnuts, peanuts, apples, sweets and tangerines) and talks to them.
5.45 pm - Krampus procession - Frightening Krampus figures and St. Nicholas
dominate the colourful bustle in the village square.
Approx. 50 devils in traditional costumes and homemade masks parade trough the city centre of Igls.