Taking place in Waterford city from 12 to 14 September, highlights of the Waterford Harvest Festival will include The Big Taste in John Robert’s Square, the New Street garden party, picnic and play in the park and the Viking Rocks Craft Beerfest, as well as appearances from top chefs like Darina Allen in the Grow HQ Kitchen event.

“I am delighted that this year we are focusing on highlighting, promoting and supporting the food producers in the region,” says Paul Nolan, festival chair and group development manager at Dawn Meats.