14.3 C
Galway
Home LIFE & STYLE Explore our food heritage at 'A Taste of Galway's Past'

Explore our food heritage at ‘A Taste of Galway’s Past’

2018 might see Galway as the European Region of Gastronomy, but there rich culinary history here being celebrated at A Taste of Galway’s Past.

Next Wednesday at Claregalway Castle, come and see the evidence of Galway’s rich food heritage, and get your hands on some great nibbles while you’re at it.

This free event will have food demonstrations to show visitors how they ate in ye olden days, along with displays of vintage farm machinery and craft making.

For those who want to soak in some more history there will also be free lectures and short films.

Of course it wouldn’t be Galway without a bit of festive craic so expect music and dancing while you explore our food heritage.

A Taste of Galway’s Past is collaboration of many groups including Galway’s Heritage Office, the county council, Galway Community Heritage, ICAN, the Irish Workhouse Centre, Claregalway Castle, Galway & Castlebar Men’s Sheds, Cuan Beo, and Kiltulla and District Vintage Club.

This completely free event will take place next Wednesday, December 12 at Claregalway Castle from 11am to 4pm.

For further information please contact Caroline Hannon at channon@galwaycoco.ie or phone 091 509047.

Briain Kelly
Email: news@galwaydaily.com

Our new restaurants page features all of Galway’s favourite eateries –  making it oh so easy to choose when and where to eat whenever you’re craving some delicious food!

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Professor at NUI Galway given highest honour within European life sciences

A researcher at NUI Galway has been given the lifetime honour of membership of the European Molecular Biology Organization, it was announced today. Professor Brian...

Galway companies awarded over €10 million to develop groundbreaking medical technologies

Over €10 million in government funding has been awarded to Galway companies partnering with NUIG research teams to develop groundbreaking medical technologies. Three projects aimed...

High drinking water quality reported in Galway’s public supplies in 2019

Galway's public water supplies were recorded as having very high water quality compliance levels last year according to the latest information from the EPA. The...
Your Cart