LATER this month Kenmare will lay host to the first-ever Kenmare Food Carnival promising culinary delights for foodies from all over Ireland

The town has for many years been known for it’s outstanding food and has been hailed as one of Irelands food capitals.

The Kenmare Food Carnival aims to showcase all that Kenmare has from award winning restaurants, to local producers, five-star dining, charming cafes, delicious deli’s and bustling bakeries.

The carnival aims to do all of this in a fun carnival-style atmosphere mixing food with fun and turning Kenmare into a “one stop food campus” with something for everybody.

The three-day festival is set to take place from July 13th to 15th, for more details visit