It was previously decided that the election as Prince Carnival in Herenthout would not take place due to corona. But now the more than 120 year old Peer Stoet has to take it too. It is canceled for the first time since the war years.
“There is no way to bring the more than eight hundred Herenthout residents together in a corona-safe way. They come together to make their floats and costumes and they study their act together. There are groups of ten to thirty people. That is possible. impossible in a corona-safe way. That is why we have decided with a heavy heart to cancel our procession for 2021 “, says Gunter Nevelsteen, chairman of Peer Stoet. (read more below photo)