Poetry Events in Ireland 



Day(s) of the month

Event details


Belfast,  N.I.

2nd Friday

Make Yourself Heard -  Safehouse Artspace - 8.00pm  £2

Cork Every Monday

Ó Bhéal - Upstairs at The Long Valley, Winthrop Street, Cork  - Guest poets and an open-mic every week. 8pm  http://www.obheal.ie/blog/

Galway varies - check website North Beach Poetry Nights - http://overtheedgeliteraryevents.blogspot.com
  See website for details Over The Edge: Open Reading series in Galway City Library

'Over The Edge'-  Sheridan's Wine Bar, (above Sheridan's Cheesemongers), 14-16 Church Yard Street, Galway.

Limerick Every Wednesday The White House Poetry Revival. - White House pub in O'Connell Street, Limerick - 9pm
  2nd Thursday Soundings -  Newcastle West Library, Limerick  8.00 pm
Lettermkenny, County Donegal last Thursday North West Words - Cafe Blend at 8pm.  There are usually featured readers and an open mic afterwards

Bank Holiday Poets’ Corner, Tralee   Every January 1st, March 17th (Saint Patrick's Day), Easter Monday, May Bank Holiday Monday, Whit Monday, August Bank Holiday Monday and Halloween Bank Holiday Monday there's an open mic from 3pm to 6pm at Teach an tSolas, St John's Parish Centre, Ashe Street, Tralee.   Open to all ages. Ireland's longest running Open Mic, has been running since 1992. No cover charge. All welcome. Contact 066 7184765 for further details, or email kingnoel@eircom.net     Further directions look up:   http://www.knibs.ie/MAP.htm

Trim, Co. Meath 3rd Thursday

Boyne Writers - Village Hall, Knightsbridge Village, Longwood Road, Trim - 8pm -
Featured Readers and Open Mic monthly. Full details on website: www.boynewriters.com     Boyne Writers Group meet fortnightly. Full details on website: