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Yeats Day Festival 2019

June 13, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Yeats Day celebrates the birthday of Ireland’s national poet, WB Yeats. It promotes culture and creativity and Sligo, Yeats’ spiritual home. Enjoy poetry, drama, talks and birthday cake!!

Join in the worldwide reading of Yeats poetry in celebration of Yeats Day – Share your favourite poem, reading or quote on social media using the hashtag #YeatsDaySligo


Yeats Day runs in collaboration with the Lily Lolly Yeats Festival of Arts and Crafts, 13-23rd June, 2019.
Visit Lily Lolly Craftfest for programming

Image: Street artist Cillian Rogers as Yeats



June 13, 2019
9:30 am - 3:30 pm


Yeats Building
Yeats Building + Google Map

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