Pigtown Culture & Food Series, Limerick | Autumn 2018

Event Listings

September 2018

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SAT 01 SEP

10.30am – Pigtown Food Heritage Tour

Join guide Fiona Kiely in a weekly Pigtown food heritage tour this September leaving No1 Pery Square, weaving its way through Georgian Limerick and downtown to the Market Quarter with some tastings along the way ending up at the Milk Market. €15 +booking fee, advance booking: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/limerick-food-tour-tickets-44894163652

the firefighting chef Paul Knapp12pm – Pigtown Cookery Demo with ‘The Firefighting Chef’ Paul Knapp of TV3 (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Cookery Demo upstairs at the Milk Market Mezzanine. We kick off the series with The Firefighting Chef Paul Knapp of TV3’s Ireland AM looking at healthy Back to School cooking joined by Ciara Brennan of Happy Food at Home


FRI 07 SEP

7.30pm – Pigtown Talks (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Talks this September taking place at the Milk Market Gallery. This week’s talk theme is [TBC] featuring guests [TBC].


SAT 08 SEP

10.30am – Pigtown Food Heritage Tour

Join guide Fiona Kiely in a weekly Pigtown food heritage tour this September leaving No1 Pery Square, weaving its way through Georgian Limerick and downtown to the Market Quarter with some tastings along the way ending up at the Milk Market. €15 +booking fee, advance booking: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/limerick-food-tour-tickets-44894163652

12pm – Pigtown Cookery Demo with *Guest Chef TBC* (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Cookery Demo upstairs at the Milk Market Mezzanine with guest chef to be announced…


FRI 14 SEP

6pm – Limerick Food Mile

Visit some of Limerick’s top restaurants and have one course in each before moving on to the next venue! Advance booking only. Full details coming soon.

7.30pm – Pigtown Talks (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Talks this September taking place at the Milk Market Gallery. This week’s talk theme is [TBC] featuring guests [TBC].


SAT 15 SEP

10.30am – Pigtown Food Heritage Tour

Join guide Fiona Kiely in a weekly Pigtown food heritage tour this September leaving No1 Pery Square, weaving its way through Georgian Limerick and downtown to the Market Quarter with some tastings along the way ending up at the Milk Market. €15 +booking fee, advance booking: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/limerick-food-tour-tickets-44894163652

12pm – Pigtown Cookery Demo with Chef Wade Murphy of 1826 Adare (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Cookery Demo upstairs at the Milk Market Mezzanine. This week’s guest chef is the renowned Wade Murphy of 1826 Adare, winner of more plaudits and awards than we can count – including Michelin Bib Gourmand, Best Chef in Munster and Best Restaurant in Munster.


FRI 21 SEP Pig Parade

6.30pm –  Culture Night Pig Parade (free)

Follow the Pig Parade through the streets of Limerick for Culture Night in a fun-filled family highlight.

7.30pm – Pigtown Talks on Culture Night (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Talks this September taking place at the Milk Market Gallery. This week’s talk theme is [TBC] featuring guests [TBC].


SAT 22 SEP

10.30am – Pigtown Food Heritage Tour

Join guide Fiona Kiely in a weekly Pigtown food heritage tour this September leaving No1 Pery Square, weaving its way through Georgian Limerick and downtown to the Market Quarter with some tastings along the way ending up at the Milk Market. €15 +booking fee, advance booking: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/limerick-food-tour-tickets-44894163652

12pm – Pigtown Cookery Demo with Chef Peter Jackson of The Armada Hotel (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Cookery Demo upstairs at the Milk Market Mezzanine. This week’s guest chef is talented Limerick man Peter Jackson, Executive Chef at the Armada Hotel, Co. Clare, finalist Ireland’s Executive Chef of the Year and winner of Ireland’s inaugural Cono Sur Chef Challenge.


FRI 28 SEP

7.30pm – Pigtown Talks (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Talks this September taking place at the Milk Market Gallery. This week’s talk theme is [TBC] featuring guests [TBC].


SAT 29 SEP

10.30am – Pigtown Food Heritage Tour

Join guide Fiona Kiely in a weekly Pigtown food heritage tour this September leaving No1 Pery Square, weaving its way through Georgian Limerick and downtown to the Market Quarter with some tastings along the way ending up at the Milk Market. €15 +booking fee, advance booking: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/limerick-food-tour-tickets-44894163652

12pm – Pigtown Cookery Demo with Chef Mike Tweedie of Adare Manor (free)

Join us for the weekly Pigtown Cookery Demo upstairs at the Milk Market Mezzanine. The final demo of the month welcomes Mike Tweedie, Head Chef at Adare Manor’s The Oak Room fine dining restaurant. Since the recent relaunch of the five star luxury destination resort in County Limerick, Mike Tweedie’s acclaimed cooking has been garnering attention from all quarters. A semi-finalist in the international S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 competition, it’s a great treat to see this exciting young chef in action.


*Running all month long in September 2018:

01-30 SEP – Can you help save the Three Little Pigs? At Escape Scene. Details coming soon.


October 2018

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