36th Bollinger Kinsale Gourmet Festival 12th-14th October
Cook off on the streets of Kinsale.... join the chefs of the GFC and special guests as they show off their skills and you might even get to sample some of their wares! Join Alice, the Mad Hatter, March Hare and the Fieldmouse for the Highlight of the Festival - an escorted tour of the 10 Members of Kinsale's Good Food Circle who will present spectacular dishes from their kitchens bearing testimony to the culinary skills of the chefs of Kinsale.
Kinsale Jazz Festival 26th - 29th October
The Kinsale Fringe Jazz Festival will again be a weekend full of great music and fun taking place in our town. With a number of great events in the great venues located here. You can not only enjoy great music, but also great food and atmosphere.