Bia Lover 2017 Festival of Food

Friday 16th – Sunday 18th June 2017

Now in its 4th year, Athenry is host to the Bia Lover Summer Festival of Food.  Bia Lover is one of the county’s biggest regional food events and attracts thousands of food lovers to Athenry.

This free family friendly weekend promises to be a truly enjoyable occasion. The festival centre piece is its’ producer market.  Food and drink producers will showcase their wares in the historical and picturesque setting of King John’s Castle and newly revamped community park.

Entertainment will include:

  • activities for children
  • music and dance
  • a multicultural food tasting
  • baking competitions and general all round great fun.

No food and wine lover should miss this year’s festival as the town welcomes a ‘French Connection’.  Approximately 10 wine producers from the Loire Valley in France.

There will be food talks, demonstrations and exhibitions, and the producers are always happy to talk about their passion for their produce and offer tastings.

If you would like to volunteer at this wonderful event please click here.

Please join us – a great Galway welcome awaits.