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Survey Winners! Drum roll please..

Thanks to everyone who filled out our survey! We really appreciate your thoughts and time and we will be using your feedback to help make Street Feast even better next year. The winners of this year’s survey competitions will win

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Winners + Grinners: Photo & Video Competitions

We’ve been laying low this past month, reflecting, reliving and re-enacting the glorious Street Feast day we all shared together in June. And how’s this weather? We hope you have been getting out and about too! It’s taken us quite

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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

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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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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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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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Brilliant Bunting!

Bunting is an essential for your street feast! It adds colour, looks pretty and makes it feel more like a party. We’ve jumped on the bunting bandwagon and made sure that you’ll receive some in your Street Feast pack when

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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.