Punctually at 11: 11 PM the new year’s parade of the almost night garden music and trains is close to the electoral Palace in movement and winds on the Schiller square in front of the Cathedral. Is completed there, the first highlight of the campaign 2019 with a new year’s concert. The event locke every year more guests in the city centre, said Zugmarschall Markus Perabo from the Mainzer Carneval-Verein (MCV). “Zany Dress is expressly allowed and encouraged!”, the MCV bat. As in the other two Rhineland carnival strongholds of Cologne and Düsseldorf, will have to run the fools and fools in Mainz on 11.11. hot. The actual Start to the campaign, but traditionally, the new year’s day.