Saturday 26 April 09:00

Virger Widderzug

Virgen

Beginning: 09:00

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Virgen, pilgrimage church "Maria Schnee"
Tourist information Virgen,
phone +43 50 212520,
virgen@osttirol.com

Description

The event takes place on the first Saturday after Easter, it is about a ram that is auctioned in favour of a pilgrimage church. This tradition dates back to the Thirty Years’ War, to the time when this area was pest-ridden. After this time the inhabitants promised to do a pilgrimage with a ram to Lavant.

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