Before we set up Irish Village Markets, (IVM) both Tara (Dalton) and I, (Des Vallely) were traders. We found it really difficult to troll through all the information you are supposed to have to be compliant in all areas of your trading business. One of the things we do constantly for new traders joining IVM … Continued
Dublin is set to be the final host port of call for this year’s Tall Ships race.
This week we had a chat with Kanum Thai, who are unique in the respect that they have restaurants around the city as well as their stall with us. We found out how exactly that works! Tell us about your stall, how did it come to be? The stall was meant to be an extension … Continued
Clearly the weather can’t make up it’s mind about what kind of weekend this will be, but one thing is for sure: it’s the June Bank Holiday and there is lots on in Dublin to celebrate! We’ll be at Bavaria City Racing this weekend which is taking place on Sunday in town. You can find … Continued
We had an incredible weekend at the Docklands Summer Festival, thanks so much to everyone who came down. We wanted to share some of the pictures we took with you. It’s hard to believe it’s Dublin when looking at these photos, even if you were there yourself!
Thank God for a bit of sun eh? This weather would make you want to get out and do something, so we are delighted that we’ll be at the Docklands Summer Festival this weekend with lots of delicious food on offer. Aside from our grub, which of course is reason alone to attend, there are … Continued
Just a quick heads-up that our markets in Christchurch will not be on this week as the annual General Synod is taking place. We’ll be back as normal next week!
Say Fish can be found at our markets in Stillorgan, East Point, Spencer Dock, Waterways Ireland, Mespil Road, Sandyford and Grand Canal, so it’s fair to say Dave is kept busy! We asked him a few questions so you could get to know him better: Tell us about your stall, how did it come to … Continued
All next week collections will be taking place at Irish Village Markets in support of the Kenscoff Kitchen 400 Project, Haiti. We are delighted to be in a position to support this worthwhile cause and hope everyone coming to the markets will keep an eye out and perhaps drop some change their way. The why: … Continued
Aofie Cox (@DailySpud) came down to our East Point Market a couple of weeks ago. It was, fortunately, a very beautiful day. Aoife had chats with Des about the concept behind the lunchtime markets, how people enjoy the food, atmosphere and price. The overall piece Aoife was putting together was on the changing face of … Continued