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A Fun-tastic Feast

What better excuse to let your hair down and have some FUN than Street Feast day. Through the years we’ve seen people get up to all sorts of silliness from water fights to three-legged races.. and we’re not just talking

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The Packs Are On Track

The packs are on their way! Following a few issues with our printer ( the guys who print & send out the packs) , we’re back on track with the packs. What will I get in my pack? You’ll get

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Weather Planning

The neighbours are invited & the party plans made.. now is a good time to start to thinking about the slightly (*ehem*) unpredictable weather in Ireland. Preparation is Key We’re all about being optimistic but when it comes to Irish

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Anna’s Golden Syrup Flapjacks

Oh the trusty flapjack.. Perfectly chewy but still satisfyingly gooey – a true staple at the Street Feast table.

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‘Ello To The Big Hello

This year, we’re excited to be partnering up with the team at The Big Hello . The Big Hello is an initiative run by The Department of Rural and Community Development, encouraging people to run community focused events in their

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Food For Connection

In the age of increasing technology & fast paced living, our relationship with food is changing. Now we eat alone in our cars or in front of the TV. It’s time to reclaim meal times ! Food has an incredible

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Grassroots Campaigns- An Opportunity For Change

Grassroots activism is about mobilising a group of people, who are passionate about a cause and using the force behind their conviction to push for action

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Oh Chalk Glorious Chalk

Fancy a pack of free chalk for your Street Feast? Well you may be in luck! We’ll be dropping of boxes of chalk to libraries across the country for any Street Feast host in the area!

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D.I.Y Decorations: Pom-Poms

Want to get crafty for this year’s Street Feast but don’t want something too complicated? These pom poms are the answer. They’re simple to make and they’ll add so much colour to your street. So grab yourself a pair of

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Butternut Squash & Feta Salad

. 1 medium butternut squash . 200g feta cheese . 250g brown rice . 1 red pepper . 1 cucumber . 5 tablespoons tahini . 2 tablespoons honey . 1 lemon, squeezed . Coriander & spring onions . Preheat the

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Simply Street Feast

Hosting a Street Feast can be easy! Here’s 6

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Registrations are now OPEN!

Street Feast 2019 is officially LAUNCHED which means registrations are now OPEN.  It’s our 10th birthday and we’d be thrilled if you joined the party by hosting a feast on Sunday 5th May! Register your feast online and claim your free party pack which includes

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The need for community

“Community” – a word that perhaps has been long overused but that doesn’t diminish the importance of it’s meaning. We want Street Feast to be used as a platform for community cooperation and growth resulting in the empowerment & support

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Steps to a greener Street Feast

One of the reasons Street Feast began, back in 2010, was as a way to reduce our environmental impact at a community level. This still remains as one of our core beliefs. The more we hear about global warming on

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How this community has embraced all it’s residents

The Motivation Maureen:We wanted to include the hospital patients in the community so this was a fantastic way to do it. The Impact Eric:Well it’s been a great boost for our patients. They talk about it for a good while afterwards. It’s

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Street Feast is a day of local lunches across Ireland hosted by you and your neighbours. They can be anywhere really - out on the street, in a local park or in your front garden.

There are lots of good reasons to have a Street Feast, but it's really just a great excuse to eat great food, celebrate your local community and meet new people who live near you.