Applications Open For Foodie Destinations 2017

If your town, village, suburb or region thinks you have a unique food tourism offering and would like to apply, please head over to where you will find the entry criteria as well as a template of the application form.

The Foodie Destinations 2017 winner will be a destination that actively promotes itself through joint promotional activities such as food festivals, gourmet trails or farmers’ markets as well as great dining experiences for locals and visitors alike. They will have established a local producer/supplier network which is utilised and promoted by local businesses. Plans for future growth and investment into the food and hospitality industry at a local level will also be taken into consideration by Foodie Destinations judges. Education, training, development and employment will be key components of the ultimate food Foodie Destination. Collaboration is of utmost importance – we want to see communities working towards a common goal.

All final applications must be submitted online via

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Thursday 13th of July

If you have any queries at all please contact Emma on 00 353 (1) 677 9901 or