Strokestown International Poetry Festival 2017
Thursday 27th April 2017 | Monday 1st May 2017
The Strokestown International Poetry Festival was founded in 1999, and takes place annually on the first weekend of May, in Strokestown, Co. Roscommon. The weekend provides a world-renowned forum for excellence in poetry. Strokestown is famous for the large audiences that attend all readings and allied to the welcome, the friendliness and the scenery, the weekend is an unforgettable experience and a thrilling immersion in contemporary poetry.