Food Festival Goes Westside!

Galway Food Festival logoFor Galway Food Festival 2018 we are showcasing the Westside area’s emerging food growing culture.  A number of new and exciting community food initiatives have developed or sprung up in the last few years, including the Third Space Galway’s Demonstration Edible Forest Garden, the Westside Community Garden, a hügelkultur beside the Westside Youth Project, and the Shantalla Allotments.

Cooking Demonstration by J.P. McMahon

Westside Resource Centre & Community Garden  - Thursday 29/3/2018 at 2.30pm
Contact James on 091 528325 for more information.

Food on Film – Movie Night

Westside Resource Centre & Community Garden  - Thursday 29/3/2018 at 7.30pm
Contact James on 091 528325 for more information.

Westside Youth Project

Corrach Buí Centre - Thursday 29/3/2018 at 3.30pm - 5pm
Launch: Finbar247 and Martina Finn of Third Space Galway Arts Collective, 10-12 year olds created both a sculpture from “foraged” and “local” rubbish as well as a hügelkultur, a densely packed pile of organic material which will sustain the plants growing on it for many years to come DIY Seed pots and seed bombs:Third Space Galway members will also cohost a seed planting event with a DIY component

Talk – Seed Saving With Irish Seed Savers Association

Thursday 29/3/2018 at 4.30pm
Contact Kerry E’lyn on 087 9371619 for more information.

Edible Forest Garden

(Westside Track) - Tour, talk and workshop – Thursday 29/3/2018 at 5-6pm
Forest Garden & Permaculture Designer Istvan Markuly will join us and offer a fruit tree pruning and plant care workshop with locally produced food by our partners The Bean Tree.
Contact Martina on 087 220 1972 for more information.

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