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Savour Kilkenny - Festival of Food 2017


Savour Kilkenny

One of Ireland’s favourite food festivals is back and very proud to be celebrating its 11th anniversary in 2017. Savour Kilkenny Food Festival, each year develops a programme of activities, which embraces all sectors of the food community from artisan producers to restaurateurs, food agencies to food farmers. This year we welcome back the ever popular Savour Village - a foodie haven with heaps of delicious tempting food stalls, more celebrity Chef cooking demo’s, talks, workshops, competitions and unique dinning events.

The 2017 Brochure will go live around September/October.

Friday 27th to Monday 30th October 2017

The Savour Village

Back by popular demand, the Savour Village will certainly have your taste buds flowing! This year markets are bursting with even more flavours than ever before. Soak up the atmosphere of Medieval Kilkenny while mooching around and discovering a wide variety of tasty treats. Warm up with a tipple or two and discover quality Craft Beer and Distillers, where top producers from all over Ireland will be present and offering unique tastings and events.

Savour Kids

Kids will certainly be easily entertained with a vast selection of kid friendly events taking place across the city. From film making and design workshops to kids masterchef classes and theatre treats, including the three little pigs and professor plunger.

Other Information

Savour Kilkenny offers a diverse range of events and activities under the below headings:

  • Festival Specials
  • Cooks and Books
  • The Savour Village
  • The Global Kitchen
  • Smallholders Gathering
  • Partner Events
  • Savour Kids

For more detailed information on timetables, each event and booking information please visit

Highlights from 2016 Festival