Festival of Food 2017

Food Literacy: Unearthing the Knowledge Gap

Over the 2 day festival, you’ll get to engage with local food producers and enjoy the very best of Irish food and drink over a weekend packed with fun activities for all the family all based around the theme Food Literacy: Unearthing the Knowledge Gap.

Open from 9.30am to 5pm (last admission 4pm), FREE ADMISSION.

Workshops & demonstrations

Here’s just some of the +40 food producers who will be here over the 2 day festival

Roundstone Bakery

Simons Fish

This is Seaweed

Magic Mayan Chocolate

Cloonagh Smokin Soul

Lala Poutine

McCabes Coffee

Daves Wood Fired Pizza

Tremendous Truffles

Wicked Foods

Chop It

Cubslough Farm

Fun activities for all the family including

  • Airfield Grill
  • Kids craft hub
  • Family fun games
  • Face painting *
  • Farmyard Tour starting from the Green Barn-10am, 12, 1.30 and 3.30
  • Foraging Walk starting from the Green Barn- 11am, 1.30pm, 3pm.
  • Chicken Feeding starting at Main Entrance -10am
  • House Tour starting in the Main House -11.30am

Visit our Ask about Airfield stand and find out all about Airfield, its history and its future from our dedicated team!

9am-10am: Visitor Experience

10am-11am: Meet the Farmer, Eamon Younge

11am-12pm: Education Programmes

12pm-1pm: Meet our CEO Grainne Kelliher

1pm-2pm: Discover the array of Events we host on the Farm

2pm-3pm: Heritage and History of Airfield

3pm-4pm: Meet the Airfield Gardeners and Growers


Note for Visitors

Many food producers may only accept cash over the festival and the closest ATM is located at Ballaly LUAS stop.

Parking spaces at Airfield Estate are limited and we encourage you to use public transport where possible.  Airfield Estate is served well with Dublin Bus and The LUAS green line.

*face painting is charged at €2 per child

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