Listowel has two big events – Listowel Races in September and Writer’s Week in May/June. These two attract huge crowds to the town. But there’s lots more happening throughout the year. Find more Listowel Events here.
Already some of the programme for Listowel Writers Week 2019 is published. Because of the demand for places at seminars, workshops etc is high it is good to know well in advance what’s on. We will be updating this post frequently as new information becomes available. Note: Already, in December [Read More…]
Listowel Food Fair 2018 is the 24th year of this Food Fair which has been growing steadily over the years. Although it has not yet reached the level of the Dingle Food Festival or The West Cork Food Festival, it is now firmly established in the annual calendar of all [Read More…]
Listowel Races 2018 is another great week of horse racing and other fun activities. Listowel Races, also known as Listowel Festival of Racing or Listowel Harvest Festival is the last festival meeting of the racing Calendar year. It is a mixture of great flat and National Hunt racing with top [Read More…]
A two day meeting at Listowel at the beginning of June. This is a more relaxed meeting than the big festival in September, with plenty of room in the stands for a more comfortable experience. Listowel Races June 2018 is another nice smaller meeting in Listowel. Day one is an [Read More…]
This is one of Ireland’s best and most well-known literary festivals. It has got better and better over 30 years and celebrates the writings of Listowel’s famous writers as well a putting on competitions for new writers, a week of plays, reading, workshops, music and much more. There is always [Read More…]
Over the past 23 years, Listowel Food Fair has grown and is now regarded as one of the top food fairs in Ireland. Listowel Food Fair 2017 kicks off with a Celebrity Cookery Demonstration with Lizzy Lyons (Lizzy’s Little Kitchen) & TV Presenter and actor Simon Delaney. Listowel is well known for [Read More…]
This is one of Ireland’s foremost literary festivals. It has grown over 30 years and celebrates the writings of Listowel’s famous writers as well a putting on competitions for new writers, a week of plays, reading, workshops, music and much more. Highlights of Listowel Writers Week 2017: Wednesday 31st: Presentation [Read More…]