This year Saint Casimir's Festival of European Cultures will be held in the RDS Dublin on the 9th & 10th March 2013. It will be a fair at which to discover various European cultures, their food, traditions and entertainment. Tickets cost €6 and the event opens at 12 every day.
The Galway Food Festival takes place on the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend from the 28th March to the 1st April. It will celebrate all that is good about Galway food and dining with a series of fun and family friendly events. This festival will promote good food in Galway and showcase food producers based in Galway and in the West. The festival will feature open-air markets, cookery demonstrations, a festival village, food tours to local artisan producers, foraging, food talks, tastings, wine workshops with industry experts, kids activities and more. There is just so much to choose from!! For more info click here.
This festival will take place over Paddy's weekend, 13th to 18th March, at George's Dock IFSC. So far the list of brewers supplying beer to the festival are O'Hara's, Dungarvan, Eight Degrees, Galway Hooker, The Porter House, Trouble Brewing, White Gypsy, and Hilden. It will run from 12pm to late every day with live music and entertainment throughout the day. The Village opens at 12pm on Wednesday and runs daily until 12.30am. Free admission from 12pm – 7pm Wednesday 13th to Friday 15th. Admission is €5 at the door after 7pm, and all day Saturday, Sunday and Monday. For more information click here.