Traditional "Krampus and Perchten" procession
An event not to be missed! The traditional "Krampus and Perchten" procession taking place in Graz on Sunday, the 1st of December 2019 (between 4 pm and 6 pm) is a much loved traditional event which attracts visitors from all over. More than 500 "Perchten", evil demons and St Nicholasses will assemble once again in the Herrengasse for this annual event. Everyone excitedly awaits the arrival of the evil figures in their brightly decorated, grotesque looking masks and costumes. The figures will mix with the crowds with their rattling chains. An event not to be missed!