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All the Food Events are held in the Festival Marquee. Food Events are FREE to attend apart from the children’s workshops.


Kids Cookery – Get Your Vitamin Sea

Date: Saturday 4th May  Sunday 5th May
Time: 10.45am | 12 noon
Tickets: €5.  Children must be 6 years +

A fun and interactive workshop for children with John O Toole and Marguriette Heanue.

Fully Booked

Due to a local funeral the children’s cookery workshop scheduled for Saturday at 11am will now take place on Sunday at 10.45am. Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

JP McMahon

Date: Sunday 5th May
Time: 3.45pm
Venue: Festival Marquee

JP McMahon is a chef, restaurateur and author. He is culinary director of the EatGalway Restaurant Group, which comprises of Michelin starred Aniar Restaurant, award winning Spanish restaurant Cava Bodega, and Tartare Café & Wine Bar (Bib Gourmand).


We would like to express our thanks to Dermot O’Donovan and GMIT’s National Centre of Excellence in Furniture Design and Wood Technology, Letterfrack for making and sponsoring the gifts of appreciation for our chefs.