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January 27, 2018 @ 7:11 pm – 11:45 pm
Radisson Hotel
668 W 5th St
Covington, KY 41011
$20.00 per person
Maria Geers

Prinz Earl I, Prinzessin Barbara III. and the Germania Erste Karneval Gesellschaft continue the 5th Season of fun and foolishness by hosting the 2018 Karneval Maskenball on Saturday, January 27, 2018, beginning at 7:11 pm. This year’s theme is “Winter Games”  The highlight of the ball will be the costume contest with prizes awarded for best costumes as determined by the new prince and princess (Prinzenpaar)! This season also marks the 54th Karneval season at Germania Society.

Karneval is celebrated all around the world during the season before Lent, and the Germania Society celebrates the festivities Rheinische (western part of Germany) style, which is known for its parades and costume balls. The Rheinische Karneval season began at 11:11 am on November 11. Additional events are include a Kids carnival (Kinderfasching) held tba and a Sweep Out Dance (Kehraus Tanz) held on tba to end the season.

The 2018 Karneval Maskenball Ball will be held at the Radisson Hotel (668 W. 5th Street, Covington, Kentucky). Entertainment will be provided at the Maskenball Ball by The Alpen Echos, along with performances by the Germania Prinzengarde and the famous Männerballet.  Food and beverages will be available for purchase as well as chances for raffles. Cost for the dance is $20 per person. Please contact Maria Geers 513-508-7794 ( or Diane Pegram 513-677-5266 ( to make reservations.

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