West Waterford Festival of Food, due to take place next month, is cancelled
The 13th annual West Waterford Festival of Food has been cancelled in light of the latest emergency measures announced to combat the spread of the coronavirus.
The festival, which was due to take place from April 16-19, was expected to attract up to 50,000 people to Dungarvan.
In a statement issued this morning, festival organisers said: “In the light of the developing Covid-19 situation and the health and safety of the Festival’s community, guests and visitors, the decision has been made to cancel the four-day event.
“West Waterford Festival of Food management wish to thank all funders, sponsors, speakers, producers, chefs, suppliers, growers and brewers involved in the 2020 programme of events, along with the visitors of this much-loved Festival, for their understanding and support.”
Organisers said there will be “further events planned throughout the course of 2020”.
For more information, visit: http://www.westwaterfordfestivaloffood.com