Kilkenny Events & Activities
Discover the best of Kilkenny's thriving arts culture from Pembroke Kilkenny
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There is always something going on here in Kilkenny, and as we're right in the heart of the arts culture of this great city, so it only seems fitting to share with you some of our favourite events in and around the local area. We're one of the closest hotels to Kilkenny Castle and just off High Street, so no matter what you're planning to do with your time here in Ireland's Ancient East, start it at Pembroke Kilkenny.
Events in Kilkenny
Savour Kilkenny Food Festival
Friday 27th to Monday 30th October 2017
Savour Kilkenny Food Festival is a foodie haven with heaps of delicious tempting food stalls, more celebrity Chef cooking demo’s, talks, workshops, competitions and unique dining events, which embraces all sectors of the food community from artisan producers to restaurateurs, food agencies to food farmers.View Website
Thursday 9th November to Sunday 12th November 2017
Kilkenomics is Europe’s first economics festival, entering it's 8th year in 2018. It brings together some of the world’s leading economists, financial analysts and media commentators with some of Ireland's our funniest, sharpest standup comedians. Jump into Kilkenomics and engage with as many shows as possible, equip yourself with the information and insight that can help us all make smart choices for our futures - inform and entertain yourselves.View Website
Statham's Wine Dinner
Friday 27th October 2017
Join us in Statham's Restaurant for a special Wine Dinner as part of Savour Food Festival 2017. Feast on the fresh, wholesome, autumnal Irish produce in this four course dinner, cooked with care and imagination by our chef Chris Metzger and his team. Complete the experience with a special selection of wines, carefully chosen to complement the dishes by Eno Wines, who will be here on the night to introduce each wine and answer your questions about how to achieve the best wine pairing for your favourite meals.
Monday 20th to Sunday 26th November 2017
Subtitle brings together a selection of European films that invites you to see cinema in a whole new way. There will be an array of Europe's leading actors and casting directors in Kilkenny for the festival, including over 30 brilliant European actors and some of the finest casting directors on the planet. Keep an eye out for a series of free workshops to discuss showreels, CVs, photographs and casting in the international marketplace.