Charm ’em with Chutney

With its sweet, spicy flavour, vibrant colour and succulent chunks of juicy fresh mango, this traditional chutney is just as good as any you’ll find in your local Indian restaurant. It’s the perfect accompaniment to many dishes, from curries and

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Volunteer Photographers Needed – G’wan have a go!

Are you passionate about community? Good with a camera or enjoy documenting special occasions? Want to be part of a national event? Then we would love to hear from you! Street Feast is Ireland’s annual nationwide day of street parties and

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Herb & Feta Picnic Pastries

Looking for answers to your picnic basket this Summer? These herb and feta pastries are a great alternative to sandwiches and will become a fast favourite at your gathering. But don’t let these fancy looking filos fool you, they’re quick

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30 Ways to be More Neighbourly

Neighbours, and our relationships with them, form the foundations for further community building and, in times of crisis, are the connections that hold communities together. Good neighbours can become great friends, and, in some cases, family. So why not be a

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Next Steps..

So you’ve registered your Street Feast event? Great! Now you’ve got some momentum, why not keep going?! Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to get geared up for Street Feast 2018..   Choose a venue A Street Feast can take

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Making Happier Communities

Mark Williamson is the Director of Action for Happiness, a movement of people committed to building a happier society by making positive changes in their personal, home, work and community life. He poses the big question, what really makes life happy

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Shake your pom-poms people, it’s hump day!

Making pom-poms is easy, fun, and can be a great sociable activity – particularly in the lead-up to Street Feast. So why not spruce up your celebration with some re-usable décor? With pom-poms in your life, the possibilities are endless.

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Balloons Blow – Chalk It Up for the Planet Instead

There’s no arguing that balloons are strikingly beautiful — and the motive behind them is always positive. But when it comes to wildlife and natural resources, balloons blow. When balloons make their way back down from the skies, the best

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Crafting Community

Socialising is fun and easy when you craft. It is the perfect mix of meditative (very meticulous magazine clipping), creative (now, where to put all those pictures of puppies I’ve cut out?), and conversational (which nut, if you could be any nut,

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Party with your neighbours for Street Feast 2018!

We’d love you to join us on Sunday 10th June for Street Feast 2018. It’s the perfect opportunity to get to know your neighbours a bit better and celebrate your community over food, chats and great craic. What better way

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Competition Winners!

Thank you! So here we are, in the throes of Summer and we hope you’re all having a good one. We’ve been busy collecting feedback, photos and videos from the annual Street Feast celebrations and are coming to you, hot(!)

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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!

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!

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

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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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.