Carnevale di Ottana :Merdùle. I Merdùles sono uomini col viso coperto da atroci maschere nere Ottana Carnival: the "merdule" represent the oxens' guardians and wear black terryfing masks. Sardinian carnival isn't quite funny and merry as the traditional italian one: masks talks about ancestrals fears #carnival #sardinia #travel
This is a 3 day event where dancing takes place in the village square and parades take place over the three days. The main attractions are the Mamuthones and Issohadores, Sardinia's most renowned masks.