Savour Kilkenny 2019

Kilkenny Food Festival 2019

Savour Kilkenny has grown to be one of the best food festivals in the country.
Savour Kilkenny Food Festival 2019 will be the 13th running of this event which celebrates  locally produced artisan food and and the many great Kilkenny restaurants and cafés which are renowned for their excellent food.

Dates for Savour Kilkenny 2019: 24th – 28th October.

Savour Kilkenny on the October bank holiday weekend attracts tens of thousands of visitors from both home and abroad and the city is buzzing is buzzing with the sights, sounds and aromas of a huge range of food and drink being cooked and enjoyed.

Most of the action takes place around The Kilkenny Castle area where there are dozens of artisan food stalls and tents where numerous cookery demonstrations lectures and talks are on.
You will come across lots of celebrities and well known chefs sharing their food knowledge and experience and imparting little gems of cooking wisdom.

Some of the celebrities which have appeared at the Savour Kilkenny Food Festival in recent years include Darina and Rory Allen, Steven Lamb (River Cottage), Kevin Dundon, Kevin Thornton, Neven Maguire, Edward Hayden, David Gillick, Dervla O’Rourke, Domini Kemp to name but a few.
Let’s see which famous names turn up at Savour Kilkenny Food Festival 2019.

Note: It is advisable for visitors to the festival who intend staying overnight to book accommodation well in advance to avoid disappointment and you are likely to make considerable savings also.

Booking in Kilkenny

Most of the hotels, restaurants and cafes in Kilkenny City put on special events and menus for the festival and there is such a variety of meals and tastings that no food lover can be disappointed with what’s on offer.

Lots of other sideshows, street entertainment, music, book launches and more are on during the weekend.

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