Frequently Asked Questions
1. What dates and times does Cork Cheese Week take place?
Cork Cheese Week takes place in a variety of venues across Cork from September 24th to September 30th. The week will culminate on September 29th and 30th at the Cork Airport Hotel with a cheese fair showcasing the very finest in Cork, Irish and International cheeses. Workshops and cookery demos will take place throughout the weekend.
The cheese fair takes place from 11am to 5.30pm on both September 29th and September 30th. Last admission to the fair is at 5:00pm each day.
A full schedule of events is coming soon
2. Where is the venue for Cork Cheese Week exhibition? How do I get there?
Cork Airport Hotel is the host venue for Cork Cheese Week.
Cork Airport Hotel
3. Is there parking available?
Free parking is available at the hotel for the duration of the weekend.
4. Where can I find the exhibitor list and participating venues?
A full list of exhibitors and venues participating in Cork Cheese Week is coming soon!
5. Where can I purchase tickets for the individual events?
Tickets for the cheese fair are on sale here. The individual workshops that require tickets will be available soon.
6. Do I need tickets for the workshops and demos?
Most workshops and demos are included in general admission price. If tickets are required for access to some of the workshops and demos this will be noted in the Cheese Fair schedule and will be available on Eventbrite.
7. Where can I eat?
Food will be served in Olivo on Saturday and Sunday. Bookings Advised. Call 021 454 7500 to reserve a table.
8. Can I leave the event and come back later?
Patrons can leave the Cheese Fair and use the facilities in the hotel however if a patron leaves the hotel they will not be re-admitted to the Cheese Fair.
9. Where Can I Stay?
Room packages are available at Cork Airport Hotel for Cork Cheese Week.
10. Will tickets be available to purchase on the day?
Tickets will be available to purchase on the day however we strongly encourage to book tickets in advance.
11. What if I need to cancel my ticket?
No refunds are available in the event you can no longer attend but you can transfer your ticket to a friend.
12. Will we need cash at the event?
Exhibitors will not have credit card/debit card facilities at their stands so we strongly advise bringing cash if you want to purchase cheese on the day. Cork Airport, Topaz garage and our sister hotel Cork International Hotel all have ATM facilities.
All sound and moving or still picture rights including, without limitation, on the Internet, vest exclusively with the Organisers and any material filmed or recorded at the Event may only be used for the personal, non-profit making enjoyment of amateurs. By entering the venue, Ticket Holders consent to being photographed, filmed or recorded as visitors attending the Event, and consent to the image or recording of them being used in future marketing material for the Event, or their sponsors.