Taste of Togher

 

 

The seventh annual Taste of Togher Festival will take place in The Glyde Inn, Annagassan, County Louth over two days Friday 20th and Saturday 21st September 2019. Collections on both days will be made towards the Clogherhead Lifeboat.

Friday 20th September: (9:00pm - Late)

Annagassan Razor Clam Experience

This event forms part of Failte Ireland's Taste the Island initiative which explores Ireland's Food Flavours. The night will begin with a video about Annagassan Razor Clams followed by a discussion from local fishermen, razor clam tasting and live music from The Full Shilling.  Entry is Free but you must register.  Register here www.theglydeinn.ie/events 

Saturday 21st September: (12:00pm-5:.30pm)

Food, Craft & Heritage Fair

Admission is free.   We are very excited to have The Crafty Rock showcasing a wide rage of local crafts, a food village and a cookery demonstration fromTara Walker from East Coast Cookery School and  The Vikings  are back and this year we will have the actual Viking Ship from The TV Series 'The Vikings'. Kids will be able to get aboard a real Viking Ship and discover what it was like to be a Viking.

There will be a wide range of local products and produce to try, from cheese and honey to jam, cupcakes along with plenty of local crafts.  

In Keeping with the theme, local historian Micheál Mc Keown will give a viking walking tour of the Viking site in Annagassan. Micheál is a graduate of NUI. Maynooth (extra-mural cert. in local history) His speciality is the Viking and Anglo_Norman period. He is also a noted artist and sculptor best known for his iconic "Bull of Cooley" on the N1 motorway.  Tickets for this walk are available at https://theglydeinn.ie/events/

The Taste of Togher, The Glyde Inn, Annagassan, Co Louth, Ireland

Friday 20th September from 9pm-Late
Saturday 21st September from 12pm-5:30pm
Traditional Music all day
Admission: FREE

Entry is FREE and there will be plenty of FAMILY FUN !!

 

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