Visual Arts & Awards Night

Presentation Centre, Convent Rd, Enniscorthy

6.15pm – 7.30pm

Welcome Reception with the Wexford Literary Festival’s Official Sponsors

Visual Arts Exhibition: an exhibition of art inspired by a book, poem or play.

Eileen Gray Award for Window Display: which retailer will win the Award for displaying their window reflecting the work or works of an author.

7.30pm – 10pm

We will hear the four 2019 shortlisted plays of the Billy Roche International Short Play Award, being read by Enniscorthy Drama.

When the Judges retire to consider the Award winner/s, we will congratulate those shortlisted for the Anthony Cronin International Poetry Award and the Colm Tóibín International Short Story Award, and celebrate with the writers who receive the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Awards. Then, we will celebrate the Award receivers of the Billy Roche International Short Play Award.

10pm +

The Bar at the Presentation Centre will be open so that we can meet the winners of all the Awards, exchange ideas, opinions and views with each other, make new friends and simply enjoy the craic!