Good Food Circle Event Tickets

Shop online to purchase tickets to all our annual Kinsale Good Food Circle events. For queries regarding any event simply email us or alternatively call us with your ticket enquiries on: +353 21 4773571.

3 day Gourmet Festival ticket    |    Mad Hatters Taste of Kinsale   |   Taste of West Cork Dining Experience   |    Fruits de Mer Luncheon




All Ireland Chowder Cook Off 2016 & Kinsale’s ‘Taste The Wild Atlantic Way’ Street Food Fest

Sat 23rd - Sun 24th April 2016
Chowder Cook Off will take place @ Actons Hotel, 3pm

‘Taste the Wild Atlantic Way’ Street Food Festival will once again be on the streets of Kinsale with all local businesses participating and plenty of street entertainment to keep everyone happy. Saturday 23rd of April, Time: 1pm – 4pm . Price FOC

The All Ireland Chowder Cook Off will take place on Sunday 24th April 2016, 2 – 4 pm at Acton’s Hotel. Tickets for this event are €15 available at the door or included free for purchasers of our 3 day weekend tickets to the 40th Kinsale Gourmet Festival.

Each ticket purchased will also be entered into a draw for a Kinsale Good Food Circle Dinner Voucher.



Chowder Festival Kinsale

Cork Heat of the All Ireland Chowder Cook Off

 Friday 7th October 2016 @ Actons Hotel, 2 – 4 pm

Come along and watch talented Cork chefs represent their restaurant to compete for the title Cork Chowder Champion and  represent the county at the 7th All Ireland Chowder Cook Off in April 2017.

3 DAY Gourmet Festival Ticket

Friday 7th – Sunday 10th October 2016
Enjoy all the 40th Kinsale Gourmet Festival has to offer:
Fri 7th – Taste of West Cork Dining Experience
Sat 8th – Mad Hatters Taste of Kinsale
Sun 9th – Fruits de Mer Spectacular
Plus a ticket to the All Ireland Chowder Cook Off
Ticket price: €250

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40th Kinsale Gourmet Festival Opening Night

40th Kinsale Gourmet Festival : Taste of West Cork Dining Experience

Friday 7th October 2016, 6.30 pm at The Trident Hotel

The Kinsale Gourmet Festival is a foodie / fun lovers heaven taking place in this beautiful coastal town.

On Friday night a Reception will be held at the Trident Hotel where members of Kinsale Good Food Circle will greet you with Laurent Perrier Champagne and canapes from their own kitchens.

This is then followed by ‘A Taste of West Cork’ 5 Course Dining Experience in one of the Good Food Circle Member Restaurants – you make the choice where you would like to eat – remember to do so at the time of booking. Tickets €60

Click here to view last years amazing sample menus!

Ticket price: €60

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Mad hatters Kinsale Gournet Festival

Mad Hatters Taste of Kinsale 

Saturday 8th October 2016, 11.30 am starting @ Acton’s Hotel

Join Alice, the Mad Hatter, the March Hare and Dormouse for an escorted ‘foodie walking tour’ around the 11 members of Kinsale’s Good Food Circle restaurants who will prepare spectacular dishes from their kitchens bearing testimony to the culinary skills of the chefs of Kinsale. All accompanied by fine wines, beers and water from our gracious festival sponsors.

As additional element everyone is invited to wear a “Mad Hat” as part of the fun.

PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to be in the same characters escorted group as friends, please book all tickets together, as changes may not be possible at a later time.

Ticket price: €95

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Fruits de Mer Seafood Spectacular

Sunday 9th October 2016, @ Acton’s Hotel 1pm

Join us on Sunday afternoon for the Piece de Resistance as we celebrate 40 years of Kinsale Gourmet Festival in Black Tie style. Delicious food, wines and an array of talent will be provided and you can dance the evening away to big band (details to follow soon)

Ticket price: €95

Time: 1 pm

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