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Licenced to Grill

A barbeque is never just ‘a barbeque’ – it’s a celebration. For many of us, you just can’t beat a good old fashioned barbeque. Nothing compares to cooking over charcoal – the flavour, the smell, the theatre! If it’s not in sight, you

Posted in Ideas & Preparations, Recipes

Location, location, location..

Wondering where to hold your Street Feast this year?A Street Feast can be anything from a few neighbours getting together in a front garden to a full-blown community street party. You can hold it anywhere with the relevant permissions. With

Posted in Ideas & Preparations

Street Feasts for Ramadan – A Night to Remember

Ramadan is a special time for the Islamic religion worldwide. And as Street Feast falls right in the middle, we wanted to show how you could consider those in your community who may be observing it. Ramadan is a time

Posted in Ideas & Preparations, News

A Street Feast Guide to Insurance

With Street Feast 2017 just around the corner, it’s getting down to the nitty gritty and the time has come to think about “adulting” kinda things like insurance and whatnot. Some councils may require you take out Public Liability Insurance, usually as

Posted in Ideas & Preparations, Uncategorized

Act local and think global – Let’s get growing friends!

‘Act local and think global’ is the motto Environmental Conservationist from Dublin, Aaron Jewell, lives by. Using Permaculture design to work with nature and not against it, he’s worked on projects in Australia, Malaysia, Spain, and Portugal. Back in Dublin now, he’s excited at the opportunities for Irish communities

Posted in Healthy Communities, Ideas & Preparations, Sustainability

Bunting – the perfect crafternoon!

Do you have some old curtains, scraps of material or irreparable clothing lying around? Well put the kettle on, clear the table and get your creative juices flowing! Bunting is the perfect way to recycle your fabric while livening up your

Posted in Decor, Ideas & Preparations

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

Posted in Ideas & Preparations, Recipes

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

Posted in Ideas & Preparations, Uncategorized

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.