Taste of Kildare 2024 - IntoKildare
Taste of Kildare 2024

A world of flavours awaits you: festival date: Friday, 20th to Sunday, 22nd September 2024 Location: Naas Racecourse, Co Kildare

Calling all attendees, food and drink producers, restaurateurs, chefs and sponsors! We invite you to submit an expression of interest to join us at the upcoming 2024 Taste of Kildare festival.

In 2018 the inaugural Taste of Kildare Festival in the K Club attracted over 3,500 visitors. Following 2018, the 2022 Festival was held in The Curragh Racecourse, during the Autumn racing festival, with a combined attendance of over 15,000 visitors.

Now in 2024, it will be a fresh blend of dining experiences, markets, mixology, produce, producers, heritage, storytelling and entertainment – a foodies heaven.

This is a tremendous opportunity to showcase your local quality ingredients, specialities and culinary expertise to thousands of attendees celebrating the rich tastes of our county.

Previous years have seen everything from artisan bakers to craft brewers, family eateries to fine dining, we welcome businesses of all kinds. Whether serving up your signature bites, hosting an interactive demo, providing samples, or exhibiting in our producer tent, this festival offers a platform to widen your customer base and present new sponsor opportunities.

Joining as an event partner includes promotion via our website, social media, email newsletters and more.

Partners have enjoyed great visibility and attendee interest during past events through these offerings. We welcome your application to trade your wares, sponsor our features, or get involved in this exciting celebration of our diverse food and drink scene.

Festival date: Friday, 20th to Sunday, 22nd setembro 2024 Location: Naas Racecourse, Co Kildare



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A World of Flavours

The 2024 Taste of Kildare festival offers an exciting world food tour without leaving the county! Showcasing the very best local and visiting chefs, the cuisine from regional producers highlights the diversity and vibrancy of food culture in Co Kildare.

Desde a comida tradicional irlandesa ata pratos de inspiración asiática e todo o medio. Agarda por ti unha mestura vibrante e diversa de sabores locais e internacionais.

A nosa celebración única de comidas e bebidas destaca o dinamismo gastronómico de inspiración mundial que agora se pode atopar no corazón da capital culinaria de Irlanda.


Que esperar?

Browse creations from dozens of talented local artisans and producers in our lively market. Renowned chefs demonstrate cooking skills live on stage while experts lead spirited workshops. Enjoy perfectly paired food and drinks or sample regional specialties. Hone your own kitchen talents at hands-on culinary workshops. Listen to festive music at festive communal tables and sample vendor fare.

An incredible array of flavours and experiences – both mindful and indulgent!


Meet our culinary stars, home grown and visiting talent!

At the 2024 Taste of Kildare festival, we’re thrilled to welcome a diverse array of visiting chefs from around the country and beyond. Each brings their unique culinary expertise and cultural influences to our celebration. Prepare your taste buds as our talented chefs prepare to showcase their signature dishes, offering a unique fusion of flavours and techniques.


Rachel Allen

Rachel is the author of several best selling cookery books. She has popular television series for RTE and the BBC and she frequently appears on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen.

Ross Lewis

Ross Lewis Chef

Ross is an Irish Michelin-star-winning head chef and co-owner of the restaurant Chapter One, a fine dining restaurant that has been awarded two Michelin stars since 2022.

Mindi Keane

Mindi Keane Mama Nagi

Mindi is the founder of Mama Nagi’s award-winning chilli pastes and sauces. She is also a regular on TV, appearing on Ireland AM, Virgin Media a

Melissa Mccabe

Melissa Mccabe Feast

Street Feast founder Melissa has travelled extensively and worked in many fine dinning restaurants. Her Feast food truck brings fresh, seasonal and local food to fans nationwide.


Edward Hayden

Edward Hayden Chef

Edward is a chef, food writer and culinary lecturer and a well-known name in Irish households and regularly features on Ireland AM. His delicious recipes are loved by many.

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Expresión de interese

Calling all attendees, food and drink producers, restaurateurs, chefs and sponsors! We invite you to submit an expression of interest to join us at the upcoming 2024 Taste of Kildare festival.

Escribe https://tasteofkildare.ie/ para máis información!