Helvetia Fasnacht will be held February 9 at the Helvetia Community Hall.
The event will be held all day.
Fasnacht is the Swiss equivalent of Mardi Gras in New Orleans. It is a time of celebration before the beginning of Lent.
The Helvetia Restoration and Development Organization is sponsoring this event.
The schedule of events is:
Admission for the dance is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 11 to 17 years old. Children 10 years old and younger get in for free.
The dance will begin with the judging of the costumes. Traditional Appalachian music will be provided by the Helvetia Star Band.