Virginia's Pumpkin Festival 2013
The Virginia Pumpkin Festival is an annual event held in the town of Virginia County Cavan in the Republic of Ireland. The festival takes place every bank holiday weekend at Halloween time at the end of October. The Virginia Pumpkin festival began in 2007 with thousands enjoying the many events and the beautiful town of Virginia. A fun packed programme of events is planned for all the family to enjoy as the festival welcomes the thousands of visitors that are expected to the town from Ireland, Europe, Britian and America for this six day Family Friendly Festival. In this year of the Gathering the Virginia Pumpkin Festival welcomes home hundreds of the Diaspora who will be attending the 50th Anniversary of Virginia College (formerly Virginia Vocational School).