Carnival Names of Cities/Towns

During Carnival, the cities and villages in the South Netherlands will temporarily change their name to the following:

  • Krabbegat = Bergen op Zoom
  • Klompengat = Best
  • Kielegat = Breda
  • Lampegat = Eindhoven
  • Lappegat = Geldrop
  • Dringersgat = Gilze
  • Kraaienland = Heeze
  • Keiebijtersstad/Kattegat: Helmond
  • Oeteldonk = 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Mestreech = Maastricht
  • Wringersgat = Rijen
  • Tullepetaonstad = Roosendaal
  • Zandhazendorp = Rosmalen
  • Krutjesgat = Son en Breugel
  • Kruikestad = Tilburg
  • Striepersgat = Valkenswaard
  • Rommelgat = Veldhoven
  • Jocus Riék = Venlo
  • Keiengat = Waalre

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