Programme of events for Dromineer Literary Festival 2018


Time Event Venue        Entry Fee (Euro)


Thursday October 4


Opening event for our 2018 festival with two very special guests

Nenagh Arts Centre, Banba Sq. Nenagh



Friday October 5

9.00am -3.00pm Secondary School Transition Year Workshops
with Eileen Sheehan & John W Sexton
Lough Derg Yacht Club  Pre-booked group event
8.00pm -10pm
Evening programme in Nenagh Arts Centre.
Further details to be announced 

Nenagh Arts Centre, Banba Sq. Nenagh



Saturday October 6

09.30am -12.30pm Masterclass Poetry Workshop

Maximum participants, 10. Each should bring 11 copies of one poem, maximum 40 lines.
Participants should have a publishing history in journals. 

Lough Derg Yacht Club €tbc

NB Pre-Booked participants only.
09.30am -12.30pm Writing Fiction Workshop

Lough Derg Yacht Club

NB Pre-Booked participants only.
10am Event for children in Nenagh Library 

Nenagh Library Booking details soon.
Free event
various times

Coffee shop events 

4.00pm -5.30pm

Launching Party

Lough Derg Yacht Club
8.00pm - 10.00pm

Meet the Authors

Nenagh Arts Centre, Banba Sq. Nenagh



Sunday October 7

11.00am (time tbc) Swim in the lake Dromineer Harbour Free event
12.00pm -2.00pm 
Time tbc
Sunday Afternoon Afloat

Aboard the Ku-Ee-Tu from Dromineer Harbour  €tbc

4.00pm -5.00pm

At Nenagh Castle 

Nenagh Castle, Banba Sq.  €tbc


NOTE: Event takes place on the first floor of the castle, there is no wheelchair access.

Artists at Dromineer Literary Festival in 2018

We'll announce these details very soon.

In 2018 we're adding a number of new events in new locations as well as working with the Arts Centre, Lough Derg Yacht Club and Nenagh Castle to present a lively and enjoyable programme.