A Unique Event Venue

Ballymaloe Grainstore is a versatile space which can be used for retreats, weddings, life occasions, corporate meetings, team building, festivals and fairs. It is also a performing arts centre, presenting a varied programme of concerts, comedy, theatre, films and talks.

Ballymaloe Festival of Food

May 17th - 19th 2024

Ballymaloe Festival of Food is a new three-day food festival that this year celebrates 60 years of Ballymaloe - six decades of good food and fine hospitality, renowned in Ireland and beyond, while also showcasing all that the Irish food and drinks community has to offer today.

Starting on Friday, May 17th, this inaugural festival will see three days jam-packed with cooking demos, pop-up dinners, talks, walks, producers’, craft exhibitors and activities celebrating the journey of good food from the soil and sea to your plate.


Concerts at Ballymaloe Grainstore

Throughout the year, the Grainstore hosts a diverse range of concerts featuring both local talent and internationally renowned artists. From traditional Irish music sessions to contemporary folk, jazz, classical, and beyond, there's something to suit every musical taste.

The acoustics of the venue create an unforgettable auditory experience and offer a rich musical offering and artist-audience connection. Attending a concert at Ballymaloe Grainstore is an unforgettable evening experience.

Darina Allen talks to Ballymaloe's Head Chef

At Ballymaloe Grainstore

Ballymaloe Grainstore is a unique venue for weddings, art exhibitions, yoga retreats and much more.