98 FM BIG SLIDE HOME

Get your swimsuit ready because Dublin’s 98FM is bringing you the BIG SLIDE HOME with HB Ice Cream and Dublin City Council! This is not a drill! In the first event of its kind in Ireland, a 260FT waterslide will be constructed in Dublin City Centre on Winetavern Street (near Christchurch Cathedral). On Saturday 23rd of … Continued

Dublin Maker Festival

  Dublin Maker is a free to attend, community run event, which will be held on Saturday July 23rd, 2016 in Merrion Square. Dublin Maker takes the form of a “show and tell” experience where inventors/makers sourced through an open call, will have an opportunity to showcase their creations in a carnival atmosphere. It is a family friendly showcase … Continued

Fitzwilliam Square opens its gates to the public

Our opening day at Fitzwilliam Square was a huge success. Over 1500 visitors entered the privately owned Georgian Square and took advantage of the fine weather. Our food stalls didn’t disappoint with many selling out before 2pm. Music was provided by our resident duo the Dublin City Rounder’s and the ample supply of picnic blankets … Continued

Urban Mess

Derek and the lads from Urban Mess recently expanded their indoor operation at EastPoint and ventured outside to join our lunchtime market. They now offer their delicious Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich each and every Wednesday and are gaining quite a following too. Outside of the markets, the lads are busy with their office deliveries, providing canapés, breakfast … Continued

Lunchtime markets kick dining al fresco to the curb

Pop-up city markets continue to grow in popularity with workers sick of the same old soggy sandwiches. You can’t swing a bunch of organic mud-encrusted heirloom carrots these days without hitting a farmers’ market. And while they’re a great way to sink €50 and laze around on a weekend morning, they don’t really cut the … Continued

Food Trucks: Next Big Step For Clean Environment?

With more and more Americans turning to food trucks for a quick meal, emissions from these gas guzzlers is growing concern. So the question is how can we keep and expand our well-loved food trucks but limit their environmental impact? New York’s answer is to get its food trucks to go solar. The city has … Continued

Shoots & Roots

We are delighted to announce the arrival of Shoots & Roots at our Sandyford Lunchtime Market, beginning June 12th 2015. Shoots and Roots – Short Bio What we do is based on the principle of bringing together vibrant, delicious food with high quality nutrition. The food is minimally processed and fully plant based. After studying … Continued

The Juice Heads

‘Juice Heads’ means to be passionate about healthy, delicious food and an active lifestyle. Agata, who is the founder of Juice Heads is a holistic nutritionist, health coach & chef who turned her passion for nutrition & cooking into a career filled with health and green love. It was always her dream to start a business … Continued

Turkey Gobbler

Brian McCann and his Grub Hub stall (Turkey Gobbler) can be found serving up delicious turkey and pulled pork sandwiches at our lunchtime markets.  We nabbed him (which is tough – he’s a busy man!) and got the lowdown on how he came to join us! Tell us about your stall, how did it come … Continued

Zero Zero Pizza

Zero Zero Pizza was set up in 2013 by three guys from South Dublin, Conall, Karl and John, but the inspiration was conceived many years prior. First and foremost they are pizza lovers, and have been ever since Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Rafael burst onto our TV screens nearly 25 years ago! However, it wasn’t until … Continued