Privacy Policy

What we do with your data

This privacy policy describes how the Taste of Kildare (referred to as "we" or "the Festival") collects, uses, and shares personal data. It also outlines the rights you have over any personal data we hold about you.

Data We Collect

We collect data about Festival attendees, vendors, volunteers, and website users. This may include:

  • Contact details like name, email address, phone number
  • Demographic data like postcode, preferences and interests
  • Financial information and transaction data
  • Photos and videos taken at the Festival
  • How we use personal data

We use this data to:

Send communications about Festival news and updates
Process transactions like ticket sales and vendor payments
Provide information about the Festival including details on vendors, activities, etc.

  • Improve the Festival and tailor it to attendees' interests
  • Comply with applicable laws and secure our systems
  • Data Sharing

We will not sell personal data to any third parties. We will only share it with vendors, partners, or service providers working on our behalf for purposes directly related to operating the Festival.

Cookies and website usage data

We collect data about how you interact with and use our website via cookies, log files and tracking technologies. This helps us improve the performance and customise the content for you. You can set your browser not to accept cookies, but it may impact your ability to use our website.

Data storage and security

The personal data we collect is stored within the European Economic Area (EEA). We have implemented safeguards to keep data secure and prevent unauthorised access or sharing.

Your privacy rights

You have various rights related to personal data under EU laws including access, rectification, deletion and portability of your data. Contact us to make requests.

Changes to this policy

We may occasionally amend this policy to comply with law or include new Festival practices. Any changes will be posted here.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or want to exercise your rights, contact us at info@tasteofkildare.ie.

Last updated: Friday, 19th January 2024