Jul
23
Mon
Cork Dessert Festival
Jul 23 @ 12:30 pm – Jul 29 @ 8:00 pm

Cork Dessert Festival

The Festival Crew are delighted to announce the 2018 Cork Dessert Festival taking place from 23rd July to 29th July.

Businesses across the city and county will take part in the festival, offering the best desserts. Check out Festival Crew webpage for more details.

The Festival Crew is made up by a creative team of experienced people with a proven track record in creating, establishing and managing festivals e.g Cork Food Festival (similar to Taste of Dublin) attracting over 25,000 visitors, Oktoberfest Beag with over 15,000 visitors and FEAST (formerly Midleton Food and Drink Festival) drawing over 28,000 visitors.

 

 

Sep
7
Fri
A Taste of West Cork
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm

A Taste of West Cork

A Taste of West Cork Food Festival is so much more than just a festival which happens to be about food; It is a festival that celebrates all that is unique about West Cork – the food, the producers, the landscape and the people – the magic ingredients.

The beauty of West Cork draws many artists, writers, craftsmen and food producers to the area and A Taste of West Cork Food Festival showcases the wonderful food and food creators in this very special place. It brings together a unique mix of food markets and cooking demonstrations, food tastings and cookery competitions, special dinners, brunches and banquets, talks and exhibitions, children’s events, adventures and more.

A Taste of West Cork is one of Ireland’s longest running food festivals and is fast becoming a premier event on the food calendar.  The festival is one of the best opportunities for the many local producers and chefs to showcase their wares to people passionate about food.

A Taste of West Cork Food Festival understands how important local food is to the regional economy and with its wealth of artisan food producers, supportive retailers and markets, talented chefs and award-winning restaurants, West Cork continues to attract visitors.  Our world renowned food combined with the most idyllic landscape makes A Taste of West Cork Food Festival the perfect festival for all the family.

The Festival programme includes the much loved traditional open-air street food and craft market, daily walks, interactive workshops, food demonstrations and tastings, themed nights in restaurants, traditional music sessions and much more.

There is something to tempt every palate and many of the events are free or minimum charges apply so there is something to suit everyone’s pocket.

Waterford Harvest Festival
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm

Waterford Harvest Festival

Waterford Harvest Festival is a city-wide festival celebrating food heritage and culture in Waterford. Join in for a fantastic weekend of fun-filled foodie events.

They have something to suit all tastes, with cookery demonstrations, tastings, workshops.

Truly a wonderful weekend of Street Parties with a picnic, a market, and lots more besides- all basking in the glory of the delicious good, clean food on offer in a city surrounded by such rich resources as The Bread Basket, The Golden Vale and The Atlantic Ocean.

Since pagan times, the harvest festival has been a time to celebrate the crop, for family and the wider community to relax and enjoy the fruits of their labours. Waterford Harvest Festival recreates a modern version of this traditional feast and celebratory period, with foodie fun and educational events for all and children’s entertainment across the city. The festival takes place from the 8th -10th September 2017 and encourages people from Waterford, the rest of Ireland and beyond to gather together and experience an exciting range of culinary delights.

WHF brings together, involves and educates people in the appreciation of good, clean, fair food, showcasing all the gastronomic delights the region has to offer. Waterford and the surrounding environs is home to an expanding network of dedicated, enthusiastic producers and the Waterford Harvest Festival is just one way to leak this secret to the rest of the country and to put Waterford on the gastronomic world map

Sep
21
Fri
Cork Oyster & Seafood Festival
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm

Cork Oyster & Seafood Festival

The Cork Oyster & Seafood Festival 2018 will take place in The Metropole Hotel from Friday 21st September until Sunday 23rd September.

The festival, in its 6th year will be a celebration that will be centred in the Metropole but will also take place in other venues across Cork City.

There will be live music, an exciting food trail and plenty of other aspects that will happen over the weekend.

If you’re not an Oyster lover, it’ll still be a wonderfully exciting weekend that you won’t want to miss.