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Autumn Alpine Cattle Drive in Pettneu am Arlberg on September 15th

The autumn return to the valley for the herdsman, milkers and cattle, the alpine cattle drive, marks the end on alpine pastures and takes place on the third Saturday in September. If the summer on the pastures passes without any accidents, on the day oft he alpine catte drive, decorative wreaths are placed on the heads of the cattle. 
The two cows that gave the most milk and those cattles that showed themeselves to be the leaders are „awarded“ with the titels of „Stafel“.

In Pettneu am Arlberg we celebrate this day with the alpine cattle drive and a farmers festival with musical entertainment on the village square at the Raiffeisenbank:

10.00 hrs:  start of Alpine Cattle Drive
12.00 hrs:  sheeps return
13.00 hrs:  returning of the cattle from alpine pasture „Malfon Alm“
15.00 hrs:  returning of the cattle from alpine pasture „Nessler Alm“

Other alpine pastures during the day.
Food and beverages are provided!