Taste of Europe - Thursday 9 May 2013
To celebrate Europe Day 2013, the French Embassy in Ireland will take part in "Taste of Europe", a public event organised by the EC representation in Ireland in cooperation with other European embassies and the EP Information Office in Ireland.
The event will take place at the European Union House (18 Dawson St., D2) on May 9th from 11:30 a.m. Visitors will be able to sample the national foods of EU Member States. France will be providing “Pâtisseries et gourmandises françaises”.
The EU&Ireland@40 exhibition celebrating the 40th anniversary of the accession of Ireland to the EU will be on display, and entertainment will be provided by the Dublin Gospel Choir.
Minister of State for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton T.D. will open the event along with European Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn.
More than 50 events and activities are organised as part of Europe Week to celebrate Ireland’s forty years as a member of the EU and the European Year of Citizens 2013.