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Hit the seasonal Bandon Market Trail
Come soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the flavours of Bandon
Storytelling at the Farmer’s Market
Come hear our own Bean Sídhe sharing spooky tales of Halloween at the Bandon Farmer’s Market
Fire Flame – Fantastical fire show
Join us at the Shambles for a magical fire show with Alchemy arts
Samhain – night of the Seanchaí
Bean an Tí, Maria Gillen will follow the age old recipe for a rambling house with prose and song.
Family Foraging Walk
Join Kevin O’Connell on a family foraging walk around Bandon to see what nature provides.
Bayleaf Syrian Sharing Platter
Our finale event. Enjoy the finest Tastes of Syria in the comfort of the Bayleaf restaurant.
Bandon Country Market Taster Session
Join us at Bandon Country Market as they resume their free taster sessions.
Munster Arms – Bandon Special
Enjoy a seasonally inspired autumnal dish in convivial surroundings
Apple Growing Workshop
We import 95% of our apples – so why not learn how to grow your own?
Create your own reusable face mask
In association with Sustainable Bandon we are hosting a spooktacular create your own reusable face mask competition – closing date 30 October
Seafood Masterclass at Poachers Cookery School
14:30-16:30 Saturday 19th at the Poacher’s Cookery School. Seafood cooking with flair with Michelin-recommended Chef Barry McLaughlin
Danni’s Organic Autumn Veg Fest
12:30-15:30 Friday 25th. Join Lettercollum Trained Danni for yummy and savoury treats at An Tobairín – a feast not to be missed
Kitchen Spells and Forgotten Skills – Preserving Workshop
14:00-15:30 Friday 25th. Join Marguerite McQuaid from Bandon Country Market as she weaves her magic on the basics of preserving.
Learn to knit Hogwarts House Colours
16:00-18:00. Friday 25th. Join Lucy Finnegan at An Tobairín for this introduction to knitting. Be the proud bearer of the Hogwarts School Colours
Print by the Power of the Sun – Part 1
18:00-20:30, Friday 25th, Come and join local artist Eilbhe O’Donovan as she harnesses the power of light to print images
The Bandon Banshee Tapas Trail
18:00 Friday 25th. Kick-start your weekend with a feast of Bandon flavours. A convivial welcome to some of Bandon’s finest eateries awaits
Bandon Teen Spirit Pizza Passport
All weekend! For our local teen population!! Download your Pizza Passport and show at participating outlets to avail of discounted pizza
Meet the Makers – Bandon’s Market Trail
10:00-14:00 Saturday 26th. Join our Autumn celebration of abundance as you meet the makers along our Bandon Market Trail
The Magic of Barmbrack – Festival in a Festival
Saturday 26th. Visit Bandon’s award winning URRU as they present the magic of Barmbrack – one of Ireland’s favourite culinary traditions.
Butterbeer Trail – Delectable treats of Bandon
10:00-14:00 Saturday 26th. Follow our Butterbeer trail to sample our finest coffee shops. As good as any in Hogsmeade!
Print by the Power of the Sun – part 2
10:00-12:30 Saturday 26th. . Come and join local artist Eilbhe O’Donovan at the Town Hall as she harnesses the power of light to create images
Kitchen Spells and Forgotten Skills – Magic of Bees
11:00-12:30 Saturday 26th. Join Bob McCutcheon and hear about the importance and relevance of local honey and keeping your own hive
Paint your own Magical Creatures
11:00-13:00 Saturday 16th. RIverview Shopping Centre. Come and join Cré pottery to paint your own design on the Fantastic Beasts that they present
Kitchen Skills & Forgotten Skills with a local legend!
14:00 Saturday 26th. Come and hear Bandon Sourdough Legend Peter Desmond talk about the magic of Sourdough. Best thing since sliced bread!
Cookie Monsters – cook up a feast
14:00 -15:30 Saturday 26th. Riverview Shopping Centre. Sharon from Little Cooking Monsters demonstrates yummy Harry Potter inspired treats
Harry Potter World Record Attempt
From 16:00 Saturday 26th at the Fish Corner. Come and join us as we attempt to break the World Record attempt for Most Harry Potters gathered in one place
Sunday Morning Guided Foraging Walk
11:00 Sunday 27th : Guided by Kevin O’Connell of Forage and Find, take a nutritious walk in Bandon to explore what nature is providing
Ghosts & Goblins Storytelling with the Bandon Banshee
12-13:30 Sunday 27th. Children age 4-8 come and enjoy a free story-telling event with the Banshee story-teller Marie Burchill