The «Büre-Nöijohr » (Büren New Year) is one of the first carnival customs in Switzerland, based on a tradition that dates back approx. 450 years.
January 1: «Chesslete» (noise making), procession, children's carnival, and masked merry-making
January 2: Burning the «Nimmerselig» (never blessed) and masked merry-making
Büren an der Aare