No matter your taste or when you're visiting Ireland, there's a food festival for you.

Irish Food Festivals in August 2019

The Big Grill Festival 2019

When? 15-18 August 2019

Where? Herbert Park, Dublin

What? Europe's largest BBQ festival returns for its 6th year. Celebrate the art of cooking with fire and smoke. All chefs must use natural charcoal and wood; no gas or electricity!

How? Walk to Herbert Park in 20 minutes from our pickup/drop-off point in Dublin

Enniscorthy Rockin' Food Festival 2019

When? 2-5 August 2019

Where? Enniscorthy, Wexford

What? A winning combination of food with live rockabilly, rock’n’roll and rhythm and blues. Grub + music = the craic! What more could you want?!

How? Visit Wexford on our 6 Day Driftwood Ancient Ireland Tour

Eatyard Wine & Cheese Festival 2019

Milleens Cheese

 When? 8-11 August 2019

Where? Iveagh Gardens, Dublin

What? Chill out with a glass of plonk and some delicious eats in one of Dublin's hidden gems: the beautiful Iveagh Gardens city park.

How? Stroll to the Iveagh Gardens from our pick-up/drop-off point at the Grand Canal Hotel in under 30 minutes

Irish Food Festivals in September 2019

A Taste of West Cork Food Festival 2019

When? 6-15 September 2019

Where? Bantry, Cork

What? West Cork lies at the epicentre of Ireland's food revolution. And Bantry is the heart of West Cork! Meet amazing producers and sample their goods.

How? Taste West Cork on our 7 Day Vagabond Epic Irish Food Adventure

Clarenbridge Galway Oyster Festival 2019

A rectangular plater with six oysters on the half shell When? 8-15 September August 2019

Where? Clarenbridge

What? There's beer. There's music. There's all sorts of entertainment. But basically this annual celebration of the bivalve is just a great excuse to eat oysters in a beautiful location.

How? Visit Galway on our 8 Day Vagabond Wild Irish Rover Tour

Armagh Food & Cider Festival 2019

When? 19-22 September 2019

Where? Armagh, Northern Ireland

What? See why Armagh (prounounced arr-maa) is known as the Orchard County. This is the heart of Irish cider-making country. Whether you prefer your cider dry, sweet, hard or non-alcoholic, this is the Irish food festival to experience.

How? Visit Northern Ireland on our 6 Day Driftwood Northern Ireland Tour

Irish Food Festivals in October 2019

Savour Kilkenny Food Festival 2019

When? 24-28 October 2019

Where? Kilkenny, Ireland's Ancient East

What? Celebrate local artisan produce and some of the world's best meat and dairy products in the Marble City.

How? Visit Kilkenny on our 6 Day Driftwood Ancient Ireland Tour

Burren Food Fayre Festival 2019

Wild Kitchen forager Oonagh O'Dwyer When? 8-15 September August 2019

When? 26-28 October 2019

Where? Lisdoonvarna, Clare

What? Clare rivals Cork as Ireland's foodie capital. The Burren Food Fayre offers a great chance to see lots of local artisan producers in one place. You'll also learn about Winterage; the age-old practice of communal driving of cattle herds to the uplands for the winter.

How? Get a flavour for Clare on our 7 Day Vagabond Epic Irish Food Adventure

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