Visit the Into Kildare, exhibition stand at the lifestyle and gardening show of the year, Bord Bia Bloom this weekend and you could win some ‘Blooming Great’ prizes!  The much-loved Bord Bia Bloom Festival takes place at the Phoenix Park in Dublin this June bank holiday weekend and attracts upwards of 100,000 visitors, all keen to learn more about gardening and get some cooking, lifestyle and travel inspirations.   18 member organisations of Into Kildare, the County Kildare Tourism Board, will exhibit at stand number D18 which is located in the Indoor Shopping Pavilion over the five days of the show and will have the chance to meet with the public and to tell visitors to the show about the many hotels, restaurants and visitor attractions in the county. The public will also have a chance to win fantastic prizes from hospitality providers and visitor attractions in the Kildare, which is famous for horse racing, great shopping, championship golf, luxury hotels and fabulous restaurants. Prizes include luxury hotel escapes, several relaxing culinary experiences, tickets to the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby, family paintballing in Redhills, an exhilarating Ferrari Driving Experience in Mondello, a luxury food hamper from Firecastle, and a canteen of silver cutlery from Newbridge Silverware among many others.

Áine Mangan, CEO of Into Kildare said, “We are delighted to have so many of our members on hand this weekend to speak to the public about their wonderful businesses and to tell visitors about all the great things to see and do in Co. Kildare.  A huge thanks to the members for providing such fantastic prizes for the public to win and the range of experiences and prizes to be won is reflective of the great variety of things to do and see in Co. Kildare”.

Bord Bia Bloom features uplifting and innovative horticulture, food, and drink experiences with nature and sustainable living at its heart. Originally created to promote plants, garden design, horticulture and gardening, the show has grown into something which not only makes for a great day out, but also offers a huge range of practical information on everything from gardening, to growing fruit and vegetables, cooking, and culture.

Bord Bia Bloom takes place over five days on the June Bank Holiday weekend (June 1st – 5th), running from 9am to 6pm daily.  For more information see and to find out more about some great places to visit in County Kildare see or email