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Centenary Street Feast 2016 – A round up!

We are absolutely delighted to confirm that thousands of people today took part in Centenary Street Feast parties throughout the country – the largest number of Street Feasts on record! On the last count over 1,200 parties took place involving over 120,000

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Win prizes by taking a group photo of your Street Feast

With 1,200 Centenary Street Feasts taking place across the country, it’s a great opportunity to see the magic, colour and diversity of every feast! We want to see how your feast turned out, whatever size and shape it turned out

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Multi-cultural Street Feasts

There are a huge variety of Street Feasts taking place across Ireland on June 12th. Here are 4 multi-cultural Street Feasts that will be vibrant and colourful. We had a chat with some of the organisers to get a sense of what their

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Recipes from Catherine Fulvio for the 2016 Centenary Street Feast

TV Chef & food writer, Catherine Fulvio of Ballyknocken House & Cookery School in Co. Wicklow shares her ultimate Street Food recipes with us. “When I heard about this great fun foodie initiative I immediately thought of the wonderful Italian

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What if it rains?

The last couple of weeks have been amazing. We’ve been blessed with endless sunny days, but let’s remember this is still Ireland, the weather is unpredictable, and one moment it could be sunny; the next minute, hailstones! This should not prevent you

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Keep it simple!

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again and again. Keep it simple! Every year we spot a few fabulous community parties with 10 barbeques, bouncy castles and the local celebrity. BUT the vast majority of Street Feasts are

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President Michael D Higgins announced as Patron of The Centenary Street Feast

Street Feast are proud to confirm that Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland has been named Patron of The Centenary Street Feast. The Centenary Street Feast is part of the State’s 1916 / 2016 Centenary Celebrations and is an Irish

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Last chance to register your Centenary Street Feast!

We’ve had a phenomenal response to Street Feast this year, with well over a million views of our Street Feast video, 8,000 new likes on facebook, and most importantly, over 1,100 feasts planned. We estimate we’ve given out almost 15,000

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Our Table at Street Feast

We are very excited about this special feast taking place on Street Feast Day. Our Table took place in Project Arts Centre during April 5th and 6th. The event consisted in a pop-up restaurant where people in Direct Provision devised a

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Night Street Feast for Ramadan

As Street Feast falls within the time of Ramadan we have been asked how those who are observing Ramadan can take part in the big day. We spoke to Charlotte Bishop from Human Appeal to explain to us what their plans are for

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Kids open up about why they love Street Feast

Every year, people who take part in Street Feast contact us to share their stories on how Street Feast has helped them to be-friend their neighbours, kickstart new community initiatives in their area, or simply increase the smiles on the

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Street Feast organisers tell us their plans

We catch up with three of this year’s Street Feast hosts Hosting a Street Feast is easy right? Right! To show you just how easy it is to host a Street Feast, we thought we’d chat with a few Street Feast

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Affordable insurance for your Street Feast

This page pertains to Street Feast 2016. To find out about insurance for Street Feast 2017 please click here.             

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Our 2016 Street Feast Video

We’re delighted to release our Street Feast video for 2016! We were inspired by a beautiful letter sent to the local papers a few years ago by a Granddad who had been to the Newtownmountkennedy Street Feast. He had such

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Street Feast 2016 internship positions available

Street Feast 2016 takes place on Sunday 12th June. We’re really excited about this year’s celebration as it really looks like it’s going to be something special. We’re expecting 100,000 people to take to their streets to share food with their neighbours

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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.