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Pumpkin Festival – Venzone

In October 21 and 22, a weekend full of events and food in honor of the pumpkin

Friuli - Pumpkin Festival in Venzone Italy
21 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017 Friuli-Venezia Giulia -Venzone (Udine)  Children | Folklore | Food/Wine

On Saturday October 21st and Sunday 22nd, the historic center of Venzone, a Medieval town in the province of Udine, hosts the Pumpkin Festival.

Launched in 1991, the festival has become more and more popular over the years thanks to the successful mix of good food with entertainment and folklore.

At Pumpkin Festival, actors dressed in costumes, jugglers, acrobats, music and, of course, pumpkins everywhere: pumpkins to eat, carved pumpkins and even a contest for the heaviest pumpkins, that can weigh up to 450 kilograms!

(photo: VenzoneTurismo)

Go to the website Pumpkin Festival – Venzone