Poetry Day Ireland
Poetry Ireland is presenting Poetry Day Ireland on Thursday 27 April 2017. This year's theme is Poetry Connects, and we're inviting everyone to join-in, link-up, and connect through the power of poetry.
Find out about Poetry Day Ireland, and how you can join in on Thursday 27 April 2017.
Find a Poetry Day Ireland event near you. Events are searchable by province.
Organise an Event
We're putting together a great selection of poetry, as well as hints and tips for organising an event to help get you started.
Free Resources 2017
Check out our free poetry resources, including Pocket Poems and posters, to download and share.
Register an Event
Tell us about your Poetry Day Ireland event and we'll list it online.
Poetry Day Poems on the DART
Commuters on Poetry Day Ireland can look forward to poetry posters on the DART and a performance by Lisa Lambe in Pearse Station.
Poetry Day Ireland & Fota Wildlife Park Poetry Trail Competition 2017
Budding young poets, how would you like to see your poem in print, or win tickets to Fota Wildlife for your class?
Competition for Poets & Coffee Poems at Butlers Chocolate Cafés
Pop into your nearest Butlers Chocolate Café on 27 April and pick up a side of delicious poetry, or enter our competition for poets.
Poetry Day Ireland and Butlers Poetry Competition for Children
Young poets aged 5-12 are invited to write a chocolatey poem, with some great prizes up for grabs.