Folkloristic dance night

Discovering the traditional folk dances of Val di Fassa

Performance by a local folkloristic dance group at the Events Pavilion "Ischia", nearby the station of the cable car Col Rodella.

Programme:

  • Tuesaday 20th June - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattler" from Campitello;
  • Tuesaday 27th June - Folk performance of the dance group "El Salvanel" from Cavalese;
  • Tuesaday 4th July - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattlerinnen" from Canazei;
  • Tuesaday 11th July - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattler" from Campitello;
  • Tuesaday 25th July - Folk performance of the dance group "El Salvanel" from Cavalese;
  • Tuesaday 1st August - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattler" from Campitello;
  • Tuesaday 22th August - Folk performance of the dance group "El Salvanel" from Cavalese;
  • Tuesaday 29th August - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattler" from Campitello;
  • Tuesaday 5th September - Folk performance of the dance group "Schuhplattlerinnen" from Canazei.


The Schuhplattler is a type of dance from Tyrol. Translated to English, Schuhplattler is "shoe slapping". When you watch a Schuhplattler being performed, the reason for its name becomes obvious: you will see men slapping their shoes and legs, jumping and clapping.