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Win! Lovely prizes for one very quick survey..

With Street Feast 2017 firmly (sheds a tear) behind us now, we are collecting and collating feedback so we can start planning an even bigger and better Street Feast for next year. In order to do so, we are offering

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Prizes! Photo and video competition deadline extended to WEDNESDAY!

Residents of  Warrenmount Place, Dubllin 8. Photo  by Allen Kiely

In the wake of the biggest Street Feast Day EVER, we have been totally floored by all the beautiful pictures and videos getting sent in from all around the country. We are so thankful to have so many wonderful hosts,

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Wrapping up; Street Feast 2017 – the biggest and best one yet!

Street Feast OutTable

Sunday, 11th June 2017 was THE day! Over 1,280 Street Feasts took place across the country with a predicted 130,000 people involved. It was an incredible day! Here are some of the lovely photos and videos that have been sent in. We hope you

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Public Street Feasts in Dublin this weekend

Check out the public events in Dublin this year!

Although we’ve never been a nation who’s needed an excuse for a party, we’ve got a long list of them for you anyway! With over 500 Street Feasts registered to take place across Dublin this Sunday, 11th June, there is an

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Competition! Capturing your Street Feast

We’re giving away brilliant prizes for the best group photos and group videos of your Street Feasts across the country. Last year we gave away The Happy Pear Cookbooks and they went down a treat! With 1,282 feasts taking place nationwide, we’re

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Fusion Sundays Market + Our Table Street Feast

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Fusion Sundays celebrates ethnic diversity with their monthly world culture market down at the Dublin Food Co-Op. With live music and performances, it’s always a great day out for the whole family. This Sunday, 11th of June, they will be joining forces

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Iftar Street Feast with Under One Tent

Iftar Street Feast, 2016

We are thrilled to welcome our friends at Under One Tent to the Street Feast community and are very excited about Saturday night’s Open Iftar Street Feast in Dublin. Under One Tent is a community project that aims to bring

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Marinating – Poultry in Motion

Photo c/o bonappetit.com

Marinades don’t only flavour meat they also tenderise it. Overnight marinating generally creates the most flavour but more delicate meats, like fish and shellfish, will not cope with more than a couple of hours. Similarly, never use salt, lemon, lime

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Street Feast goes International

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Street feast, Ireland’s nationwide day of street parties and community celebrations, goes International! We’re very excited to announce that, for the very first time, we are testing International waters with 26 Street Feast events registered in the USA, to be held

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Wicklow Street Feasters; WIN a barbeque for your celebrations!

Our generous friends at Universal Innovations are offering up a brand spanking new barbeque to one lucky Street Feast celebration. And yes, you get to keep it to enjoy many more sizzling Summer nights! You must be able to pick

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Street Feast & National Play Day – A winning combination for Wicklow

Photo by Hannah Keogh

“Helping your Community become a better place to Live, Work and Play.” Wicklow County Council are celebrating Street Feast in conjunction with National Play Day, and we couldn’t think of a better combination! Promoting play and encouraging communities throughout the County

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Licenced to Grill

Photo by Kristie Smith

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

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Veggie stews & cycling with Niamh McCartan

Photo by Sarah Kautz

While most of us are curled up in bed using the 6am drizzle as the perfect excuse to hit the snooze button, roll-over and forget about anything slightly resembling exercise (although I did roll our of bed onto a yoga mat last

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Hummus to-go-go

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Here’s the scoop You gotta chip and dip! And while you could obviously go another route, ie. towards the supermarket, this chickpea dip is worlds better than what you get at the store and it only takes 5 minutes to

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Location, location, location..

Picnic in the Park Street Feast, Galway, 2016. Photo by Cathy Gathely

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

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Street Feast is a day of local lunches across Ireland on 11th June, 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.