Festival Opens:Brian McDermott / Food and Drink Exhibitors selling produce, with Tastings. MC of the Demonstration Marquee throughout the weekend will be Celebrity Chef Brian Mc Dermott Ulster Food Hero & Author of Donegal Table. /
Cookery Demonstration:Brian McDermott / Celebrity Chef Brian Mc Dermott ”The No Salt Chef”, RTE’s Today Programme. /
Cookery Demonstration:Chris Mc Menamin & Colin Mc Kee Harvey’s Point Hotel. /
Official Opening:Jules & Keith Mahon, founders of the Award Winning TheTaste.ie Digital Magazine Music: The Dean Martin Tribute Show. MC for the Evening: TV3’s Mr Noel Cunningham. Presentations: The 2018 A Passion to Inspire Chefs Competition Awards. /
Cookery Demonstration:Celebrity Chef Stephen Mc Allister The Pig’s Ear Restaurant accompanied by Gary O’ Hanlon Baxterstorey Ireland. /
Gin MasterclassFormer World Cocktail Champion Deirdre Byrne and Distiller Sean Hanrahan Sliabh Liag Distillery. /
Fireworks DisplayShort Fireworks Display over Donegal Bay by Pains Fireworks. (Weather permitting). /
Entertainment:Marcel Silent Clown Mime Artist • The Dean Martin Tribute Show. /
Cookery Demonstration:Celebrity Chef Shane Smith, Saturday & Sunday Am TV3 & In-House Chef Coole Swan Irish Liquor /
Cookery Demonstration:Celebrity Chefs Máire Dufficy Bord Bia & “Ulster Food Hero” Brian Mc Dermott. /
Frank PasquierFrank Pasquier Donegal Craft Bakery /
Cookery Demonstration:Celebrity Chef Catherine Fulvio TV Presenter Food Writer – Award-Winning Proprietor of Ballyknocken House & Cookery School. Presentations: To the winners of the Exhibitor Competitions. /
Watch your back! No one is safe from this unique roving clown but you’ll have plenty of time to get out of the way as you’ll definitely hear him coming! Expect honking horns, juggling tricks and most of all expect the unexpected! Performed on a mini penny farthing bicycle with sound and special effects this is...
Once again we are proud to announce a great line up of celebrity chefs for the 2018 Festival. These include Neven Maguire, Gary O’ Hanlon, Catherine Fulvio, Kevin Dundon, Brian Mc Dermott, Edward Hayden, Kwanghi Chan, Stephen Mc Allister, Ciaran Sweeney, Joe Shannon & Frank Forde, Mairie Dufficy and Shane Smith. This is our 10th...