A major one-day festival of Irish poetry, Poetry Day Ireland 2020 takes place on Thursday 30 April and absolutely everyone is encouraged to join in and celebrate poetry’s special place in Irish culture.
Poetry Ireland is inviting you to create an event or activity, large or small, the theme this year is There Will be Time.
Almost 150 poetry-related events took place on Poetry Day Ireland last year, in libraries, bookshops, arts centres, schools, hotels, nightclubs, bars, cafes and street corners from Kerry to Derry.
Poetry Ireland will be hosting an Information Session on Thursday 16 January at 6.30pm in the Galway 2020 offices, 16 Merchant’s Road, Galway. Everyone is welcome to come along and learn more about planning an event for Poetry Day.
Attendance is free but registration is required, book your place now on Eventbrite.