Where? Pfarrkirche, 5584 Zederhaus, Austria
When? 24. June 2020
Zederhaus Prangstangen Festival
The parish of Zederhaus celebrates its Patrocinium Festival, the day of the patron saint of its church, every year on 24 June – the feast day of the Nativity of John the Baptist.
Prangstangen in Muhr
An extraordinary spectacle, a special event in the Lungau tradition, takes places in Muhr every year on 29 June, the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul: carrying of the Prangstangen (up to eight metres high crosier-like wooden poles decorated with garlands of flowers) and the Samson Parade are part of this custom. The parade also takes place on the Sunday before or after 24 September (St. Rupert’s feast day).