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Contact Aoife Demel,

Phone: (087) 9826524



Moth & Butterfly - Storytelling & Improvisation (February)

21 February 2018, 19:00-22:00

Claddagh Arts Centre & Katie's Claddagh Cottage,

Upper Fairhill Road, Galway

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Triple Spiral Storytellers

Meet monthly mid-month usually Tuesdays or Wednesdays

An Tearmann Café, Main Street, Kilcullen, County Kildare

Stories from local storytellers and guest storyteller. Suitable for all ages.

Contact: Tim Ditchburn




World Storytelling Day

20th March 2018

Wise Fools - A Celebration of Story & Poetry on World Storytelling Day

To mark World Storytelling Day, this event brings together three poets and three storytellers to tell stories and poems based on the theme “Wise Fools”.

Presented by Poetry Ireland in collaboration with Storytellers of Ireland and FEST, the Federation for European Storytelling, with the support of Creative Europe, the evening will feature poets Moya Cannon, Paula Meehan and Theo Dorgan along with European Storytellers Csenge Virag Zalka from Hungary and Markus Luukonen from Finland with Jack Lynch from Dublin. The Bean an Tí for the evening will be Nuala Hayes, Chairperson of Storytellers of Ireland.

Date: 20 March 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin 1

Book Tickets HERE


Bealtaine Festival

May 2018

"Celebrating Creativity As We Age" - Various events around the country

See: for storytelling events



Maghera Storytelling Festival

May 2018

Location: Maghera Co. Derry

Details to be announced




Listowel Writers' Week

June 2018

Planning for Festival 2018 is taking place – watch this space for news in early 2018!




FEST (Federation for European Storytelling) Conference

June 27-30 2018

Location: The 2018 FEST conference will take place June 27-30, in Ljubljana, Slovenia

For information:



22nd Cape Clear Storytelling Festival

31st August - 2nd Sept 2018

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Ghosts in the Glens Storytelling Festival

25th - 28th October 2018

Location: Various venues in the Glens of Antrim




Baboró International Arts Festival for Children

October 2018

Location: Galway

Details to be announced




16th Slieve Bloom Storytelling Festival

Oct 2018

Details to be announced

Phone: 00-353-(0)86 2789147




South Roscommon Singers Festival 

Late October

 Usually features storytelling

Details to be announced



Sneem Storytelling Festival

9th - 11th Nov 2018

Location: Sneem, So.Kerry

Line-up to be announced




Yarn Storytelling Festival Bray 2018

10 -18 November 2018

Ireland's premier Community Storytelling Festival

Location: Bray, Co.Wicklow

See Mermaid Arts Centre website and brochure for a detailed programme

Phone: 01 2724030